Elena Trout
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Elena Trout

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority / Te Tari Tiaki Pūngao


  • Appointed 2019.
  • Has been a board member since 2013.
  • Has held executive roles in the transport, infrastructure and energy sectors and has managed the planning and delivery of large infrastructure services.
  • Is an independent director of several boards and undertakes independent assessments of organisations’ infrastructure programmes.
  • Holds a Master’s of civil engineering and is a fellow of Engineering NZ.


Contact Energy
Independent Director
Oct 2016 - Present
Ministry of Defence / Manatū Kaupapa Waonga
External Member Capability Governance Board
Feb 2017 - Present
Tupu Tonu / Ngāpuhi Investment Fund
Independent Director
Jul 2017 - Present
Callaghan Innovation
Aug 2019 - Present
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority / Te Tari Tiaki Pūngao
Sep 2019 - Present

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