Brendon Green, BE Chem and Process (Hons), Post Grad Diploma in Dairy Science and Technology
Chair, Committee for Climate Action.
Brendon brings extensive experience from NZ and offshore primarily in resource development for power stations (gas, geothermal, landfill and wind), forestry, minerals, oil and gas exploration, water and dairy sectors. Brendon’s career includes technical, commercial roles with the NZ Dairy Board, Contact Energy, General Electric (Mexico and the US) and Mercury in developing its renewable energy portfolio under Mighty River Power.
Brendon is the founder of Kaitiaki Advisory Limited and holds board and executive board positions with Tainui Kawhia Incorporation, Bay Dairy Limited and Advanced Biotech NZ. He has served as chair for Tainui Kawhia Incorporation and Tirohia Landfill Generation Joint Venture. Brendon is of Ngati Hikairo and Ngapuhi descent.
General disclosure of interests: Director, Kaitiaki Advisory Limited; Director, Tainui Kawhia Incorporation; Director, Peak2Peak; Executive Director, Advanced Biotech NZ; Management contract, Tainui Kawhia Minerals; Representative of Waipapa Marae, Kawhia, Te Whakakitenga o Waikato Tainui; Runanga Manukau Institute of Technology - Te Whakakitenga o Waikato representative; Member of the Waikato District Council - Infrastructure Committee; Advisor, Te Taumata Aronui, Ministry of Education; Adjunct Senior Fellow, University of Canterbury Department of Chemical Engineering; Director, Hiringa Energy Limited; Australia-New Zealand Representative, Wattstock LLC (USA).