Rob has worked in the New Zealand Electricity industry for over 35 years, including as chief executive of Orion NZ Limited and chair of Connetics Ltd. He has also been a long-term member of the board of the Electricity Network’s Association.
Rob is chair of Electricity Invercargill Ltd and a director on the board of Lakeland Network Ltd, he is also a member of the OtagoNet Joint Venture governing committee (appointed 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.