Company Profile

Network Waitaki is an electricity distribution company that distributes electricity from the national grid to consumers’ properties.  Network Waitaki does not generate or sell electricity; these functions are provided by electricity generators and electricity retailers.  Network Waitaki’s core business is the provision, operation, and management of electricity lines infrastructure. 


Network Waitaki’s mission is to be a locally owned and operated electricity distribution company that provides the benefits of local consumer trust ownership by:

  • owning and operating a safe, reliable and efficient distribution system that meets the evolving needs of its consumers in accordance with its Asset Management Plan;  and
  • supporting the economic growth and wellbeing of the community it serves.

Network Waitaki's directors

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From left to right:  Tony Wood, Derek Atkinson, John Walker, Chris Dennison (Chairman), David Ruddenklau and Chris Bailey

Chief Executive of Network Waitaki

Graham CLARK

Graham Clark