Alan Eyes is Energy Manager for New Zealand Steel. As well as operating an integrated Steel Mill at Glenbrook, the business includes sand mining operations at Waikato North Head and Taharoa, and more latterly the inclusion of Pacific Steel NZ at Otahuhu. He is a member of the Electricity Authority Wholesale Advisory Group, on the Executive Committee of the Major Electricity Users Group, and Major Gas User Group. Alan is also Chairman of Counties Power Consumer Trust, with trustees holding 100% of the shares in lines distribution business Counties Power Limited
Alan’s previous background has been in senior finance and company secretary roles in the steel, meat, and dairy industries, and initially electricity distribution/retail including the reforms and corporatisation during the 1980/90s.