Craig joined First Gas in 2018 as General Manager – Health, Safety, Environment and Quality from Advisian, the management and technical consulting firm, where he was the Global Lead for their safety consulting practice. In his previous role, he specialised in providing safety leadership advice, working with organisations in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.

Craig has over 25 years experience managing safety in high-hazard industries. From nuclear submarines and highly radioactive waste, to high-pressure gas pipelines and oil rigs, he has written safety cases and managed safety for some of the world’s most hazardous operations.

Craig is a strong advocate of challenging conventional safety thinking and is known for bringing a pragmatic approach to translate HSEQ management theory into workable solutions.

He moved to New Zealand from the UK in 2008 with his wife, Karina, and their three children.