Session 6. Tips and tricks - panel discussion with NZ’s leading executives.
Director: Alpine Energy, NZ Local Government Funding Agency, NETcon, Horizon Energy Group, Kordia Group, Invercargill City Holdings and SBS Bank; Chair: Crown Irrigation Investments, Central Lakes Trust
Linda is a professional non-executive director with over 30 years’ governance experience. In the corporate environment she has worked predominately in the finance and energy sector where she held various senior management roles. Linda has been a full time company director since 2015 and is an experienced director, chair and committee chair. Her governance experience includes; listed, council controlled, government owned, co-operative and private companies, having held board positions since 1999.
Linda is currently Chair of Crown Irrigation Investments and Central Lakes Trust. She is currently a director of; New Zealand Local Government Funding Agency, Alpine Energy, NETcon, Horizon Energy Group, Kordia Group, Invercargill City Holdings and SBS Bank. Linda is also a member of the Risk & Audit Committee and the Capital Markets Advisory Committee for The Treasury, the Audit & Risk Committee for the Office of the Auditor General and Audit New Zealand; and chairs the Audit and Risk Committee for Central Otago District Council. She has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree and a Diploma in Banking.
She is a Certified Treasury Professional, a Distinguished Fellow of the Institute of Finance Professionals New Zealand, a Chartered Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Directors, a Fellow of Governance New Zealand and a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.