Richard Briggs

Manager Transport Portfolio

The transport sector provides the single largest opportunity to improve New Zealand’s energy productivity and reduce energy related emissions. Richard and his team partners with the industry to bring innovation to the transport sector to accelerate the uptake of low emission vehicles through investment in the Low Emission Vehicle Contestable Fund.

Prior to joining EECA, Richard had an extensive career in the telecommunications industry, holding executive level positions for local and multi-national organisations. Richard has extensive partnership and collaboration experience gained over 30 years building partnerships and managing third party relationships in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands.