New Zealand Wind Energy Association appoints new CEO

May 2016

Grenville Gaskell the new Wind Energy Association CEO, has a background in the energy industry, the finance sector and Crown organisations.

Grenville has worked for the Public Trust from 2007 to 2012. He also worked for Meridian Energy for a five and a half years where he held the positions of Director Retail and then Director New Zealand Operations.

He has experience in asset management, production, trading and retail activities including operational responsibility for wind farms. Prior to joining Meridian, Grenville spent 12 years in the finance sector. He is experienced in strategic and business planning, programme governance and the management of regulatory activities and is passionate about wind energy.