Zen Gerente's profile

Zen Gerente

Resource Management Planner

Zen's broad experience in regional, district and auditing work for councils and large corporates come to Landpro with her outstanding academic achievements. Zen has a Bachelors and Masters in Chemical Engineering, a Postgraduate Diploma in Environmental Science and a second Masters in Resource and Environmental Planning! She is also a member of New Zealand Planning Institute, Engineering New Zealand and Resource Management Law Association of New Zealand, and has recently completed Intermediate Sustainable Nutrient Management Certificate and Farm Dairy Effluent: System Design and Management Certificate.

In her Philippine homeland, Zen had the opportunity to work with international experts in the energy sector particularly preparing the Environmental Impact Assessments (Assessment of Environmental Effects in New Zealand) and due diligence reports of hydroelectric plants. In New Zealand, she has worked for the largest bottler of ready to drink beverages in the Asia Pacific Region – Coca-Cola Amatil and was involved in the transition of Auckland Council to Unitary Plan.

In her variety of roles, Zen discovered she really enjoyed working with people - her people and project management skills certainly stand out when you engage her.