The Energy Networks Australia Board has appointed a new Chair, following the departure of Nino Ficca.
Tim Rourke, Chief Executive Officer of CitiPower, Powercor and United Energy, was elected as Chair at a full meeting of the Energy Networks Australia Board.
Energy Networks Australia CEO, Andrew Dillon, said, “Tim is a dynamic industry leader who has already made a valuable contribution as deputy chair for the past two years and I look forward to working with him more closely as Board Chair.”
The Board also elected Australian Gas Infrastructure Group Chief Executive Officer, Ben Wilson, as Deputy Chair.
Mr Rourke succeeds Nino Ficca, AusNet Services Managing Director, who has served as Chair for the past two years.
Mr Rourke thanked Mr Ficca for his committed service.
“Nino’s wisdom and experience has served the board and our organisation well during a period of significant change in our sector,” Mr Rourke said.
Lauren Butler is the assistant editor for Utility Magazine. She’s based in Melbourne, Australia.