Chris Haines


Auckland, New Zealand

Chris Haines is a Director of RLB in Auckland and RLB in Otago. He is responsible for the direction and management of the Queenstown office, which includes cost management and advisory services for the Otago region

Starting his career at Davis Langdon in the United Kingdom, Chris joined RLB in New Zealand in 2007 as a senior quantity surveyor.

With over 18 years’ experience in the construction industry, Chris uses his expertise in feasibility reporting, cost planning, procurement and cost management in a variety of sectors. These include primary, secondary and tertiary education, public and civic buildings, hotels and resorts, retail, health, research facilities, residential, sports and recreation.

Chris oversees our University Graduate Scholarship program with both Massey University and Unitec.

He is a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the New Zealand Institute of Quantity Surveyors.

He holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Quantity Surveying from Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom.