EXECUTIVE MANAGER, NETWORK PLANNING & OPERATIONS, TRANSGRID
Gerard is responsible for TransGrid’s strategic asset management decisions and investment strategies, along with asset performance, environmental approvals, non-network solutions and system operations. Gerard has a deep knowledge of energy transmission businesses and joined TransGrid after holding various executive roles with Powerlink, the transmission operator for the state of Queensland.
He has international business experience having worked in Switzerland with ABB for 2 years, as well as consulting roles in Malaysia for TNB (Electric). Gerard was Chairman of the Australian Power Institute (API) from 2012 to 2016. The API is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to furthering power engineering education.