Founding Director – Brendan Hoare

A multi-disciplined practitioner in sustainable organic production systems, integrated resource management and land-use design.

With 27 years of experience, working across traditional disciplines and public/private sector boundaries, his skills integrate landscape resource ecology, the redesign and implementation of productive landscapes and the mobilizing of communities and organizations to create effective change across wide-ranging social, cultural and institutional frameworks.

Associate Director - Roger Harris

A business development consultant and coach working
with businesses and organisations in the organic and eco sector.

Has over 20 years experience as sales and marketing director of Phoenix Organics a company he helped to establish which became recognised as one of New Zealand’s most successful Organic brands.  

A strategic thinker with an action orientated approach specialising in marketing and sales. Works well with teams is effective as a trainer and motivator and loves getting results.

Business Manager – Li-Chen Hoare

With a background in trade, environmental sciences, communications and education, Li-Chen offers full administrative support to the company ensuring we are efficient, effective and fully operational.

Language skills include fluency in English, Chinese Mandarin and Taiwanese.


Organic Systems prides itself on being able to design and build effective teams to achieve client needs.