Neil Kemp

Founding Principal

Registered Architect

BBsc BArch(Hons) FNZIA

Neil is a founding Executive Principal of DGSE. With his extensive design and project management experience, Neil assumes direct responsibility for the delivery and strategic planning of DGSE commissions. Neil has been Project Director for many award-winning DGSE projects in the Education, Social Housing, Commercial, Sports, and Government sectors. Many of these high value projects have required delivery within demanding timeframes.

Neil is an advocate of collaboration from project inception to final handover to harness the unique skill sets of all team members. On all projects, Neil establishes a culture of open and transparent communication to ensure client needs are understood and best value is delivered. 

His expertise and experience are significant, including completion of landmark projects for Government Ministries such as Education, MSD, Corrections, Conservation, and MPI. Neil has also completed high-profile projects for Local Authorities. 

Neil is currently leading our DGSE team on the Arlington Street housing development which, on completion, will be the largest project undertaken by Kāinga Ora.





Neil Kemp