Richard Eglinton
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Richard Eglinton

Electricity Authority / Te Mana Hiko

Chief operating officer

  • Previously held roles at investment banks in the UK, at Contact Energy, and the Department of Corrections.
  • Holds a BCA from Victoria University of Wellington and became a chartered accountant working for KPMG Wellington.


Commerce Commission New Zealand / Te Komihana Tauhokohoko
Senior Analyst
Jul 2012 - Apr 2013
Contact Energy
Forward Markets Trader, Head of Management Accounting
Oct 2013 - Nov 2015
Department of Corrections / Ara Poutama Aotearoa
Strategic Finance, Financial Controller
May 2018 - Dec 2019
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment / Hīkina Whakatutuki
Manager Finance Business Partnering
Jan 2019 - Apr 2019
Electricity Authority / Te Mana Hiko
Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer
May 2019 - Present

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