Nicolas Vessiot

Gas Asset Strategy Manager

Nicolas is responsible for the long-term strategic management of Powerco’s gas assets. His work include investigating new usages for the gas network, and developing Powerco’s Asset Management Plan. He’s been involved in the New Zealand Gas Industry since 2012, chairing the Gas Association of New Zealand’s Technical Advisory Group from 2014 to 2016, and currently co-chairs the Young Energy Professional Network. Nicolas holds a Master’s of Science in Engineering from the Ecole Centrale Paris, and started his career in the energy industry as a Management Consultant in the French nuclear industry, before emigrating to New Zealand in 2011.