IPWEA NZ Board

IPWEA President

Myles Lind
President, IPWEA NZ
Asset Management Lead
Auckland Transport
Audit and Risk Committee

T: +64 278 390503
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Myles Lind

Myles was appointed to the IPWEA Australasian Board on 20 October 2017.

He was appointed to IPWEA’s Audit and Risk Committee on 29 June 2018. Myles is the Vice President of IPWEA (NZ).

Myles possesses the following formal qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering (Hons) (Canterbury University)
  • Certificate of Management (New Zealand Institute of Management)



IPWEA NZ Vice-President

Priyani de Silva-Currie
Vice-President, IPWEA NZ
Principal - Infrastructure Advisory
Just Add Lime
Audit and Risk Committee

T: +64 274 99 4472
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Priyani was appointed to the IPWEA NZ Board in June 2019.
Priyani has nearly 10 years experience as the National Asset Management Leader within an NZ consultancy with a background in Buildings and Property and a broad Asset Management base spanning all public infrastructure sectors. Priyani trains in asset management and procurement, is an assessor for the New Zealand Diploma in Infrastructure Asset Management and New Zealand Certificate in Infrastructure Procurement. Priyani has co-lead the development of the BTechEng degree for Asset Management with Weltec and Massey University, in her spare time Priyani also guest lectures at Massey in Leadership.



Matt Russell
Group Manager, Services and Assets, Southland District Council

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Matt was appointed to the IPWEA NZ Board in June 2019.

Full Bio to come



Samantha Gain
Immediate Past President, IPWEA NZ
Senior Legal Advisor, Bus & Ferry
Wellington Regional Council
Audit and Risk Committee

T: +64 4 830 4071
E: Samantha Gain

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Samantha was appointed to the IPWEA Australasian Board on 26 June 2015.

She holds the position of Manager, Legal and Procurement at Greater Wellington Regional Council in New Zealand and was a member of IPWEA’s Audit and Risk Committee from 16 June 2017 to 29 June 2018.

Samantha is the President of IPWEA (NZ).

Samantha possesses the following formal qualification:

  • Bachelor of Law (LLB) (University of Otago, NZ)



Gary Porteous
Client Director - Asset & Network Performance
WSP
Audit and Risk Committee

E: Gary Porteous

Gary was appointed to the IPWEA NZ Board in June 2018.

Full Bio to come



Al Monro
Commerical Manager New Zealand / Pacific, GHD
Audit and Risk Committee

E: Al Monro

Al was appointed to the IPWEA NZ Board in June 2018.

Full Bio to come



Nicola Chisnall
Principal Advisor Asset Strategy at Wellington Water

E: Nicola Chisnall

Nicola was appointed to the IPWEA NZ Board in June 2019.

Full Bio to come




Name  Position Organisation  Elected to Board
 
Erin Moogan
(Otago/Southland Branch Chair)  
Infrastructure Maintenance and Operations Manager Queenstown Lakes District Council  
Raj Suppiah
(Wellington/Taranaki Branch Chair)
Chief Financial Officer  Tararua District Council  
Cushla Anich
(Northern Branch Chair)    
Director Morrison Low  
Hugh Blake-Manson
(Northern South Island Branch Chair)
Contract Manager Citycare Water  
Jamie Cox
(East Coast Branch Chair)    
Director 

Rural Strategic Infrastructure Service