Rob has worked in the New Zealand Electricity industry for over 35 years, including as chief executive of Orion NZ Ltd and chair of Connetics Ltd. He has also been a long-term member of the board of the Electricity Network’s Association.
Rob is a director of Lakeland Network Ltd (previously known as Electricity Southland Ltd), chair of Electricity Invercargill Ltd and member of the OtagoNet Joint Venture governing committee (appointment November 2021).
He has master degrees in Electrical Engineering and Business Administration, and is a chartered member of the Institute of Directors.
Rob’s experience covers electricity distribution and contracting as well as energy retailing and electricity generation.