Our Team


Christopher Boys - Partner and Founder

Industries you know well
Sales, Technology, International trade and export, Software development, Marine, Food and Beverage, Specialised Manufacturing, Technology and Education

How many years you have worked in them?
I’ve worked in technology for 15 years, education three, manufacturing three, food and beverage three, sales 20 years

Areas of specialty
Sales strategy, business growth, business development and strategy

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Michael Poynter

Michael Poynter - Head of Market Research

Industries you know well
Chemicals and materials and, through working with clients in this sector, experience in a wide range of downstream industries including healthcare, food & beverage, renewable energy, packaging, aerospace & defence, automotive & transportation, oil & gas, construction, sports & leisure, consumer products.

Area of Specialty
New market validation, international market expansion, value chain analysis, technology transfer/commercialisation of early stage technologies, project management, business development.

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Andy Mitchell - Growth Strategist

Areas of Speciality?

Building brands, repositioning businesses, leading innovative marketing campaigns and inventing new products. I work closely with Katabolt’s clients on value proposition and value chain to help them understand their position in the current market and how to leverage that to grow in the future.

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Kirsten Nevile - Programme Manager

Areas of Speciality?

Experienced Design Thinking practitioner passionate about designing engaging customer experiences. Passionate about creating opportunities to build the future of New Zealand. Skilled in creative problem solving, building people capability, programme and project management, customer experience and solution design, prototyping and testing, business strategy and planning, change management.

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