Sharechat Logo

Longstanding Powerco chief financial officer retires

Thursday 21st January 2010

Text too small?

Powerco's long standing chief financial officer Elanga Ekanayake is retiring and Dennis Martin has been appointed to take his place.

Martin comes to Powerco from the New Zealand Refining Company where he held the role of chief financial officer since 2001 and more recently strategy and planning manager.

Ekanayake will be leaving Powerco at the end of May 2010, following a handover of responsibilities to Martin.

Powerco chief executive Richard Krogh says Ekanayake made a major contribution to Powerco's consistently strong financial performance and stable credit profile during more than two decades of significant change in the electricity industry.

"During his time with Powerco, Elanga has seen the Company grow from a division of the New Plymouth District Council to the second largest electricity and gas distribution utility company in New Zealand."

 

  General Finance Advertising    

Comments from our readers

No comments yet

Add your comment:
Your name:
Your email:
Not displayed to the public
Comment:
Comments to Sharechat go through an approval process. Comments which are defamatory, abusive or in some way deemed inappropriate will not be approved. It is allowable to use some form of non-de-plume for your name, however we recommend real email addresses are used. Comments from free email addresses such as Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc may not be approved.

Related News:

Telecom will offer CEO and senior managers performance equity grants to boost profits
Former Fonterra executive Alison Andrew appointed to head Transpower
MRP director Miller, CFO Meek go trawling for cheap shares
Rob Fyfe to leave Trilogy board, seeks new senior role in NZ
David Ross appears at District Court hearing, remanded until Aug.29
Crown drops charge against ex-SCF finance chief Graeme Brown
Postie Plus appoints No 1 Shoes executive Binns as new CEO
Pumpkin Patch CEO Neil Cowie resigns to take job with rival retailer
George Alexander Louis
Time to Move Before You Get Caught in the Meridian Watershed

IRG See IRG research reports