Linda Robertson (Chair of the audit and finance committee) is a professional director with over 15 years of governance experience, having served on the boards of several companies including; New Zealand Post, Kiwi Bank, Speirs Group, Hunter Downs Development Company and the Earthquake Commission. Linda also has over 30 years’ management experience in the New Zealand banking and energy sectors, holding various senior management roles encompassing treasury, credit management, audit, risk management and insurance. Linda is currently a director of Dunedin City Holdings Limited, Dunedin City Treasury Limited, King Country Energy Limited, NZPM Group Limited, Auckland Council Investments Limited, NZ Local Government Funding Agency Limited and NZ Registry Services Limited. She is a member of the audit and risk committee of the Ministry of Social Development, a member of the technical advisory committee of the New Zealand Export Credit Office and chair of the audit & risk committee of the Central Otago District Council.
Brian has extensive experience advising corporations, financiers, multi-laterals and governments in a broad range of industry sectors across many jurisdictions. Roles have included leading and managing complex multi-jurisdiction transactions as part of the senior advisory teams having responsibility for overall corporate structures and governance, capital and debt structuring, analysis and advice on execution and risk allocation. Brian is a director of Secure Future Wiri Limited, Infrared Infrastructure NZ (WGP) Limited, Wellington Gateway General Partner No. 1 Limited, Wellington Gateway General Partner No. 2 Limited, BWH Limited and City Rail Link Limited.
Murray Gribben’s investment experience spans New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom. He was previously a director of leading property development and investment firm Willis Bond where he was responsible for capital raising and property investment. Prior to that Murray was managing director of AMP Capital Investors, New Zealand’s largest funds management firm. His responsibilities there included infrastructure, property and private equity investment in New Zealand. He has also held senior roles with Henderson Global Investors in the United Kingdom.