Harcourts Nelson shareholder and branch manager Chris Harvey joined the team in 2013,
bringing with him many years of management experience from a career in corporate
He has worked in various roles for Harcourts throughout the country, and was attracted to
Nelson after initially working at Harcourts Grenadier as sales manager from 2008 to 2010, before
moving to the Wellington Regions Team Group to fulfill the role of chief operations officer from
2010 - 2013.
As a keen outdoorsman and motorcyclist, Nelson’s beautiful beaches, tracks and trails and back
road biking routes appealed to Chris who was looking for a lifestyle change and keen to run his
Chris has a passion for coaching, developing and mentoring individuals, creating a great culture
to work in and delivering outstanding value to customers.
As well as empowering his own team here in Nelson, he works with individuals and businesses
around the country, helping them identify opportunities and encouraging them to reach their full
As president of the Nelson Triumph Riders Motorcycle Club, he spends a fair bit of time
organising rides around the country.