“Contributing to cityscapes and environments that people of all walks of life enjoy being in is as important a mission as any organisation may have. I am proud to assist in the journey of Jasmax at such an important time in New Zealand’s urban development.”
Sjoerd Post joined Jasmax in the newly-created CEO role in September 2018. An executive with over 30 years’ experience in leadership positions globally, Sjoerd has a keen focus on culture, performance and social impact. As the practice’s first professional CEO, his appointment signals a further step towards developing a client-centric practice with the business support systems to continually deliver design excellence.
Sjoerd brings to Jasmax a wealth of international experience which includes leading global businesses with representation across 60+ countries in the Americas, Europe, Africa, Middle and Far East. He has lived and worked in the UK, Denmark, the Netherlands and New Zealand.
His background includes a master’s in mathematics from the State University of Groningen, the Netherlands. He began his career in IT, before moving into commercial executive positions. Prior to taking up his role at Jasmax, Sjoerd was CEO at Refining New Zealand. “I am energised by the idea of playing a role in co-creating the next chapter of the iconic institution that is Jasmax”.