General Manager Commercial
Len Gould has over 35 years of High Voltage Transmission industry experience, having held a number of senior roles with Transpower and its predecessors. He has also provided technical and commercial consulting services to the electricity industry in New Zealand.
Len has a strong technical background, developed through two decades of involvement in network planning activities for both the North and South Islands of New Zealand.
Prior to Unison Networks Limited, Len spent three years in a private consultancy company. Len’s most recent role at Transpower was as the Customer Services Manager, which he held for nine years, and was responsible for all commercial activities including customer relationship management, new customer connections, transmission services contract management and transmission pricing.
Len was appointed to General Manager of Commercial, in December 2012, where he is responsible for all commercial activities, including customer relationship management, marketing and communication, new customer connections, business development, commercialisation of smart grid products and services and facilities management of Centralines.
Len holds a New Zealand Certificate in Electrical Engineering.