Geoff Hunt has a wealth of experience in construction, operation, and maintenance of critical infrastructure. He has an ME (electrical) degree and is an Engineering New Zealand Distinguished Fellow. Geoff has been employed in both the government and private sectors and, over a 27-year period, was CEO of four companies covering electricity generation, transmission, and distribution; telecommunication and broadcast networks; rail; civil infrastructure; and complex buildings. He has worked in the UK and USA and has been involved in project delivery in Australia, the Pacific, Melanesia, and South East Asia.
Geoff believes that New Zealand has to do better to ensure it provides first world infrastructure for both current and future generations. Critical to this is the development of a joined-up strategy, skills, and leadership to make this a certainty.