Julien Gutknecht

Qualified Tender Evaluator and NZQA Procurement Assessor
MSc Environment and Sustainable Development, BA(Hons)

Julien has a range of experience on all stages of projects and procurement, from the initiation stage, RFx documentation, tender submission and evaluation, all the way to construction and commissioning, most recently primarily focused in the rapidly changing 3 waters sector. 

Having worked for over 10 years in the infrastructure industry in New Zealand and Europe as a Project Engineer and Project Manager, in both the private and public sectors, and on both the Client and the Contractor sides, he has extensive experience of when procurement goes both right and wrong. 

This experience places Julien in an ideal position to share his knowledge and mentor candidates through their NZQA Level 6 Procurement Qualifications as part of Clever Buying’s NZQA Procurement Training and Assessment programme.