Richard Krogh is an independent director and consultant with significant energy sector experience having been CEO of Powerco, New Zealand’s second largest electricity and gas lines business, and having held executive positions in New Zealand and Australia for more than 12 years.

Richard is presently a director of Port Taranaki Limited, Top Energy Limited, Ngwaha Generation Limited, PKW Farms GP Limited, The Lines Company Limited, and Energia Limited. He has also previously been a director of a number of infrastructure businesses in New Zealand, Australia, the United States and the United Kingdom. Richard has also served on a number of industry organisation boards and was a former chair of the Electricity Networks Association.

Energia, Richard’s consultancy practice, specialises in infrastructure strategy, asset management and business development. As a qualified electrical engineer, Richard is a member of the Institute of Professional Engineers New Zealand and the New Zealand Institute of Directors.

Richard’s specialties include: Strategy, business development, mergers and acquisition, business integration, change management, infrastructure asset management, economic regulation, risk and governance.