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Q&A: Why I swapped aeronautics for activewear

Last year, former Air NZ aeronautical designer Geoff Gates decided to swap aeroplanes with activewear to launch his sustainable brand, Zovari.  Zovari’s range of leggings, sports bras and tank tops are all made from recycled products such as old fishing nets, plastic bottles and wetsuits. Gates describes the brand as bridging the gap between high performance and fashion.  It’s a far cry from his previous role designing multi-million dollar interiors of private jets and Boeing, Airb