About Us

Directors

Francis T Dooley | Chairman

Francis T Dooley | Chairman

A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand with a public practice in Westport employing 17 staff, Frank has extensive governance experience and is currently Chairman of Buller Electricity Limited, Pulse Energy Limited, Cranley Farms Limited and O’Conor Home Trust Management Committee. He is a director of Westland Milk Products Limited, numerous private companies and an experienced Trustee.

Graham A Naylor | Director

Graham A Naylor | Director

Graham is a director and Chairs the Audit and Finance Committee at BEL. He is also a Director and Chairs the ARC at Pulse Energy Alliance LP. He is a Chartered Accountant and was a partner in Deloitte for 28 years before he retired. He is also a Director of a number of other companies and sits on and Chairs a number of other Audit committees.

Murray W Frost | Director

Murray W Frost | Director

Murray is a Chartered Professional Engineer and is a Senior Principal with Jacobs Engineering. He is Deputy Chair and Chair of the Health and Safety Committee of Buller Electricity. He is also a Director of Ashburton Contracting Ltd and Hunter Downs Water.

William W Lee | Director

William W Lee | Director

Bill is Commercial Director, Research and Innovation, at the University of Canterbury, and leads a team providing technology transfer services to the UC faculty. He has extensive business experience, both as an owner-operator and in senior management roles across a range of industries, including farming, food processing, insurance and finance, manufacturing (both heavy and high-tech.), property development, and retailing. He also has a long and wide experience as an Independent Company Director and is a Chartered Fellow of the NZ Institute of Directors.