Michael SpurrSenior Analyst

Areas of Expertise
  • Development contributions
  • Local Government funding
  • Plan changes & resource consents
  • Retail assessments
  • Economic research & analysis
  • Economic & financial modelling
  • Software development
  • BA (1st-class honours), University of Canterbury
  • PhD, University of Canterbury
  • Graduate Certificate in Statistics, University of Waikato

Michael is a highly-talented analyst with more than 15 years’ commercial experience, who has worked in various roles across the public and private sectors. His work experience includes:

• Regular reporting and forecasting of macro and micro-economic time-series data for non-technical audiences;
• Developing cost-benefit models to assess the economic merits of major projects;
• Building integrated growth and development contributions models to allow rapid scenario testing; plus
• Extensive work in report writing, financial modelling, and business case development.

A brilliant analyst and financial modeller with more than 15 years experience, including 10 years in Local Government.

Michael is also fluent in a range of programming languages, and uses those skills to provide highly-sophisticated yet easy-to-use software solutions to help clients make better-informed decisions.

contact details

3 Glenside Crescent, Eden Terrace, Auckland 1010, New Zealand

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