Axis PR is a leading public relations, issues management and strategic communication firm based in Auckland, New Zealand.  

Our talent is to create chemistry between people and brands and we are a trusted adviser to a wide range of private and public organisations looking to educate and inform their target audiences with clear and timely messages.

An integrated PR consulting firm, we bring together knowledgeable and experienced individuals who share a commitment to excellence, collaboration and client service.

The services we provide include reputation management, corporate and financial communication, investor relations, ESG communication, marketing communication, crisis and issues management, media relations, media training, stakeholder engagement and copywriting. We also provide a Chinese translation service.

Committed to sustainable outcomes, we minimise carbon emissions, assist ecological restoration, prioritise staff wellbeing and support environmental education.

Julian Nixon, Executive Director, Axis PR

Executive Director, Axis PR

Julian has extensive experience in reputation management and communication having led public relations projects with major corporations, government agencies, not-for-profit organisations and private companies in New Zealand, Australia, China and the Middle East.

His expertise includes corporate communication, investor relations, digital media including website copywriting and journalism.

A former country and regional manager with H+K Strategies and managing director with Burson Marsteller (now BCW), Julian is committed to helping clients build, promote and protect their brands and reputations.

In 2007, he established Axis PR with the objective of being New Zealand's best-practice public relations firm.

Julian's professional memberships include the Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) and the Institute of Finance Professionals NZ (INFINZ). His academic qualifications include an MBA from Henley Business School, London.

​​He is also a founding trustee of the Tread Lightly Charitable Trust, an organisation which owns and manages mobile classrooms that visit Auckland primary and intermediate schools teaching young New Zealanders about sustainable living.

Gael Ogilvie, Environmental and Sustainability Practitioner

Environmental and Sustainability Practitioner

Gael is an award-winning senior environmental adviser and manager with a science background and four decades experience working at the forefront of natural environmental management, climate change and sustainability practices within the public and private sectors in New Zealand and overseas.

Currently Gael advises clients on climate action (including carbon footprinting and reporting) and on how to integrate an Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) performance focus into decision-making and operations.

Gael has a number of governance roles and is also building a values-based business called Nature's Grace Aotearoa.