Robert Ferris

PEET Trustee & EPECentre Board MemberRobert Ferris

Contracting Sector

Robert represents the contracting sector in the Power Engineering Excellence Trust, and is a member of the EPECentre Board of Directors.

Robert is General Manager of Electrix and based in Auckland.

Robert’s technical background is based in the supply industry, with 6 years at the Auckland Electric Power Board working as a Test Technician in the Sub Transmission Group. After his time at the Power Board, Robert spent 12 years in the steel industry in a range of maintenance and project related roles, including 2 years in China. Robert spent 5 years based in Asia with BELFOR, at the time of the world’s leading Disaster Recovery Company – 3 years as General Manager of the Singapore operation and 2 years as a consultant growing the North Asia market.

He is also on the Board of Directors for Electrix New Zealand and the Electricity Engineers Association (EEA).