Background in engineering project management in both NZ and UK. Managed high-value projects in the energy sector, with a focus on tendering, procurement, contract management, financial control, resource and risk management.
Ben's background is in control systems engineering, having worked for companies in NZ and Germany. Has large scale energy sector project experience in R&D, testing and onsite commissioning as well as leading technical engineering teams.
Has experience in varied engineering roles in submarine/navy shipbuilding in Australia along with aircraft design roles in the UK. Led or contributed to aircraft systems design and R&D projects across Italy, South Korea and the US.