He has a PhD in business and managed to survive 25 years in the New Zealand Defence Force including two excellent overseas war games supervised by the UN et al. She needed more challenge than raising 5 children and being a Member of Parliament so she joined the Army Reserve as a field engineer.
The TorquePoint team is led by Dr Simon Ewing-Jarvie (Chief Disruption Officer) and Hon Heather Roy (Chief Engagement Officer).
He has done some serious ‘suit time’ as a corporate dweller and business consultant and has dabbled (with mixed results) in politics. See Simon’s LinkedIn profile for all the detail (don’t forget to connect with his network!) or download – Simon Ewing-Jarvie Resume Jun 2020. He blogs on national security topics at www.unclas.com
She was a Government Minister. Now she’s a professional director and our Chief Engagement Officer and also hopes to get better at fishing (soon). Heather also has a detailed LinkedIn profile or you can download – Heather Roy Resume June 2020.
She blogs on a range of political topics at onesock.nz
Read more about TorquePoint in our Capability Statement.
We operate a ‘giving back’ programme called VillageTorque. This started after Tropical Cyclone Winston struck Fiji in February 2016. Here’s a short clip about the project so far: