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Contact Energy nabs Xero MD, Victoria Crone, in board refreshment

Pattrick Smellie
Wed, 21 Oct 2015

By Pattrick Smellie Oct. 21 (BusinessDesk) - Contact Energy has appointed Victoria Crone, managing director of accounting software firm Xero, as a director as the power company continues to refresh its board following the selldown by former majority shareholder Origin Energy in August. Also joining the utility's board is the current chief financial officer of Air New Zealand, Rob McDonald, Contact said in a statement. The appointments follow the choice of Ralph Norris, an outgoing Origin director who has previously been chief executive...

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