Champion

Richard Gross

CEO

Ausgrid

History

Richard’s experience includes managing industry acquisitions and mergers, advising on and implementing regulatory strategies, leading high-performance teams and championing the interests of both providers and consumers in a rapidly changing environment.

Richard has successfully led major business transitions, including integrating billion-dollar businesses. He is both a leader and trusted advisor in the operation of utilities, with decades of experience in asset management, asset risk management, valuation drivers, market dynamics and acquisitions. He has a reputation for building and managing strong professional teams while providing the direction and support needed to implement competitive commercial strategies.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Agriculture Science
  • Graduate Diploma of Agriculture Economics
  • Master of Commerce in Economics and Finance
  • Harvard Advanced Management Program

Personal

Richard has been married for 30 years and is the father of three daughters.