William Jermyn

Professional Experience

Bill Jermyn is an accredited mediator with qualifications in dispute resolution (Massey), agricultural science, and commerce( Lincoln and Saskatchewan). He grew up on a farm in Nelson. He has a wide background of experience in agriculture and horticulture, and governance roles in both commercial and not-for-profit boards and committees.

He has recently transitioned from berryfruit to sheep and beef on his farm near Lincoln, Canterbury.

Bill’s mediation experience has covered employment, neighbour, tenancy, grazing, and contract disputes in both rural and urban environments, and committee dysfunction in not-for profits. He has a particular focus on succession planning in the family business environment.

His preference is for a facilitative approach to dispute resolution, however he is prepared to ask the hard questions and be forthright when necessary.

Bill is comfortable in both secular and Christian settings.

He is an Associate Member of AMINZ, and a Fellow of the Agronomy Society of NZ.

Matrix Mediation offers dispute resolution South Island –wide.