Emily Calvert is the Senior Policy Advisor of BusinessNZ Energy Council, working with the Executive Director Energy and Innovation, Tina Schirr. Her responsibilities include identifying strategic trends, providing advice based on robust analysis and advocating on behalf of council members.
Emily has held various roles within the energy sector working at New Zealand’s transmission grid owner and operator Transpower, New Zealand’s Stock Exchange NZX, and the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority. She is the former Co-Chair of the Young Energy Professionals Network, and the Association of Power Exchanges (APEx) Alumni group, developing connections with young professionals working in the energy sector both within New Zealand and abroad.
Emily holds a Bachelor of Science (Physics) and a Bachelor of Arts (Spanish) from the University of Otago.