Itza Fuertes

Itza is a Junior Project Manager who recently migrated to New Zealand from Hamburg, Germany, where she previously worked as an Assistant Project Manager at an international design and consultancy organisation for natural and built assets.

Itza has a background in Urban Planning, which has given her meaningful insights into dealing with large scale multi-unit residential, mixed use and commercial projects. She has a good breadth of experience and sound knowledge through working in construction projects over recent years. During her career she has delivered fit-out, remediation and new build projects for developers and private clients, gaining considerable experience in project management.

Itza has demonstrable ability in all aspects of project management across all stages of the project lifecycle. She has contributed to projects from concept to completion. Itza is an excellent communicator, with the ability to work well within a team or independently. A skilled multi-tasker, she is highly organised and has the ability to meet tight deadlines, whilst delivering quality output.

With a background in Urban Planning, Itza is passionate about sustainable urban development that enables and supports the creation of healthy and high-quality environments for current and future generations. Itza intimately understands the connections between spaces, people and the environment and applies this unique knowledge to her projects wherever possible.

In her role at Maynard Marks, Itza assists in the successful delivery of projects through her pragmatic and common-sense approach. She is highly resourceful and draws on her diverse experience and skills to identify risks and find the most cost-effective solution to overcome each challenge as soon as it arises. Itza is quality focused and genuinely seeks to deliver a great project management service to each of her clients.


  • Bachelor of Science (Urban Planning)