Port of Tauranga Announces Change to the Board of Directors

The Chair of Port of Tauranga Limited, David Pilkington, today announced the appointment of a new Director, Alison Andrew, effective 1 April 2018.

Alison is currently Chief Executive of Transpower, having joined in 2014. She has held a number of senior executive roles across various industry sectors, most recently as Global Head of Chemicals for Orica PLC. She has also been a Director for Genesis Energy. Prior to those roles, she held a number of senior roles at Fonterra Cooperative Group and across the Fletcher Challenge Group in Energy, Forests and Paper. Alison has a MBA from Warwick University, and studied Engineering (Chemicals and Materials) at Auckland University.

David Pilkington said “We are extremely pleased to welcome Alison to the Board and believe her vast range of business expertise will add strength to our Board.”

Alison Andrew replaces Bill Baylis who retired on 19 December 2017.