Get to know us

We think you’ll like how we work…
and how effective we can be.

Our beliefs

Operating with integrity in all our business relationships is core to who we are. We believe in striving to do our best in everything we do.

Keep exploring. Keep dreaming. Keep asking why. Don’t settle for what you already know. Never stop believing in the power of your ideas, your imagination, your hard work to change the world. – Barack Obama

Our business philosophy

In all our business relationships we aim to do what is right, what is best and what is fair, whilst delivering real value for our clients and business partners.

Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people. – Steve Jobs

Our mantra

A commitment to humanity, sustainability and to acting for our planet in the most environmentally friendly way possible.

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. – Mahatma Gandhi

Our clients

Melanie Hartwell

Managing Director

Mel is a true fan of Kiwi music and lover of Holden V8s – in that order.

A connoisseur of travel, adventure, permaculture and fine NZ wines, she is currently re-landscaping the family property in rural Welcome Bay, in the sunny Bay of Plenty in her spare time.

Mel holds a Bachelor’s Degree, Business Studies – Management Major and a Diploma in Legal Executive Studies, is a member of both HRINZ (Human Resources of New Zealand) and IMNZ (Institute of Management New Zealand) and has applied her craft across the Construction, Engineering, Technology and Insurance industries.

Connect with Mel via LinkedIn or Email to find out more.

Employment Relations

“I have had the opportunity to engage the services of Swift to assist and support us through a difficult employment situation. I always found Mel to be professional, practical and supportive throughout the process, and would seek her advice and support in the future if required.”

Peter Chapman - Managing DirectorIntaks NZ Limited