Water New Zealand Welcomes John Pfahlert as New CEO

November 2014

John Pfahlert comes to the Association with over 20 years of experience in managing membership organisations.

He was previously been chief executive of the New Zealand Building Industry Federation and the New Zealand Contractors Federation. More recently he was executive officer of the Petroleum Exploration and Production Association.

John also has governance experience with a portfolio of positions. These include past presidency of the New Zealand Society of Association Executives and chairing the Construction Industry Council. He is currently Chairman of St Joseph’s Home of Compassion in Upper Hutt.

John takes over from Murray Gibb who joined Water New Zealand in 2008.