Peter Moynihan


Peter is a director of PowerNet Ltd and was deputy chair of PowerNet from January 2022, retiring in February 2023. He is chair of The Power Company Ltd, Lakeland Network Ltd and the OtagoNet Joint Venture governing committee (appointed February 2023). He is chair of the PowerNet Health, Safety and Environment committee.

After completing his Lincoln degree, Peter embarked on a 33-year banking career where he was running Westpac’s South Island Agribusiness team managing over $5 billion of lending. Peter left banking in June 2021. Peter has interests in three Central Southland Dairy Farming businesses, milking around 1900 cows.

He is also a member of the Institute of Directors.

Peter’s comprehensive understanding of balance sheets, trading performance, risk and how strategy and strategy implemented is vital for this industry.