Senior Quantity Surveyor

David Kim

David is an accomplished senior cost consultant with a distinguished career spanning more than eight years, marked by extensive involvement in diverse construction projects throughout New Zealand. As illustrated by his Project Experience portfolio, a predominant portion of his assignments encompasses notable, challenging, and distinctive projects with widespread recognition. Demonstrating a proactive approach and a robust skill set, David consistently surpasses project-specific requirements, thereby empowering clients and fostering satisfaction among the involved teams.


David applies the following principles in his daily practice:

  • Implements an early engagement approach to pre-emptively address potential disputes throughout various phases of the project life cycle, leveraging his extensive contractual knowledge.
  • Maintains a balanced perspective on disputable matters, drawing on his experience also as a contractor's Quantity Surveyor.
  • Develops tailored, fit-for-purpose management or reporting systems to meet unique project requirements, thereby enhancing productivity.
  • Exhibits active listening skills and employs concise, efficient, and transparent communication.


Qualifications and Memberships

  • NZIQS Affiliate member
  • BConst Quantity Surveying - Massey University, NZ


Project Experience

  • The Ministry of Education, Mt. Albert Grammar School, New Nairn Building, Auckland
  • The Ministry of Education, Mt. Roskill Grammar School, Weathertightness and recladding, Auckland
  • The Ministry of Education, Kamo High School, New School Block, Whangarei,
  • The Ministry of Education, Bucklands Beach Intermediate, Recladding, Auckland
  • KingsWay Trust, KingsWay Primary, New School Block, Auckland
  • Austino Group, Parkside Residence Apartment Stage1, Auckland
  • Whilshire Group, 11 Ryburn Rd Townhouses, Auckland
  • The Department of Corrections, Waikeria Prison, Post-fire Event Demolition, Waikeria
  • The Department of Corrections, Waikeria Prison PPP Covid claim, Waikeria
  • The Department of Corrections, Manawatu Prison AVL Unit, Palmerston North
  • AMP Captial, Level8, 2-8 Nelson Street, Seismic Strengthening and reinstatement, Auckland
  • AMP Captial, Botany Town Centre, Pavilions Expansion, Auckland
  • AMP Captial, Botany Town Centre, Assets Depreciation Schedule, Auckland
  • Fletcher Construction, NZ International Convention Centre, Post-fire event reinstatement, Auckland
  • Auckland Blues, HP Facility Seismic Strengthening, Auckland
  • Auckland City Rail Link, Post-Covid Budget Auditing, Auckland
  • James Hardie, Weathertightness Remedial Evaluation, NZ Nationwide
  • Hynds Pipe Systems, Project Stargate, Civils work, Auckland
  • Mainland Poultry, Chatham Rearing Farm, Waikato
  • Transpower, Gantry Maintenance, NZ Nationwide