Andy Nock has been Far North Holdings’ CEO since 2011. His career to date has encompassed a wide range of property and infrastructure development projects, both in the public and private sectors.
Before joining Far North Holdings Andy provided consultancy services to a number of listed property investment and development companies in New Zealand and abroad. The work primarily involved reviewing existing property portfolios or planned development projects, providing a strategic overview of how to move these forward, and identifying the necessary steps required to meet the targeted ROI.
Between 2006 and 2008 Andy was head of development at Auckland International Airport Ltd. Here he headed up property development of the 1,500ha of land owned by AIAL, both air-side and land-side. This involved work across a variety of land-use fronts, including; retail, hotel, warehousing, offices, etc, for both new projects and expansion or redevelopment work for existing or new AIAL tenants.
Before this he was managing director of Real Property Consultants based in Chester, in the United Kingdom. Here he oversaw a team that provided development, management and investment consultancy throughout Europe and Asia. His client base included listed retail companies, landowners and investment fund managers who wanted to maximise the value of their existing property portfolio or evaluate development opportunities. Clients included the likes of LaSalle Investment Fund, Pirelli, DEGI, Pradera and Sonae.
Andy holds a BSc (Hons) in Urban Estates Surveying from Nottingham University, England. He is a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors.