New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty welcomes Gavin Pollard onto the Auckland Central team with a long standing background in B2B information technology sales and high-level management, he is ideally placed to transfer those extensive skills and experiences to the Real Estate industry. Gavin will facilitate the sales of homes in central and eastern Auckland, particularly specialising in the Remuera and the northern slopes areas.
Having been through the rich tapestry of life to the age of 53, Gavin has enjoyed and gained so much experience and has high levels of business acumen by managing himself, large businesses and sales teams throughout his stellar career. He understands the dynamics of all sides of the equation. This practical experience, as well as the extensive network of key relationships built over many years, is invaluable for the Real Estate market. Gavin will dedicate himself to New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty and ensure vendors get the best-possible outcome when working with him. Gavin has always enjoyed success in the corporate selling and account management environment and understands sustainable success. In his opinion it is all about people, strong communication, listening and understanding, making connections, reliability, and ensuring trust is unconditional.
Gavin has been immersed in the corporate world for nearly 40 years and was introduced to New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty through a mutual friend who predicted his approachability and inherent relationship skills would successfully transfer to the real estate market. Born and bred in Surrey, England and having lived in New Zealand since 1989 Gavin is well versed with the rich history and prestige of the Sotheby’s auction brand and felt excited and compelled to join the rapidly expanding New Zealand Company.
“It was a welcome opportunity as I wanted to work with a great team of professional, hard-working people at the top of their game, as my values and ambitions aligned strongly with those of New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty. I have been so impressed with the people, management and dedication to providing the best experience and service to clients is absolute.”
As a devoted Remuera resident for 25 years, Gavin understands the unique aspects and attractions of the area. He himself moved to the leafy suburb to take advantage of the reputable schooling options for his two daughters in 1994
Being aware of the environment here is a significant advantage, as is already having a local network of contacts. This all helps to stay on top of what’s going on in the industry, whether it’s what houses are arriving on the market, where the buyers are coming from and what the trends are. “My goal is to be the expert on Remuera property and further cement New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty’s reputation as the leading local real estate agency”.