Neil Walker, Waka Kotahi
Neil is a member of Waka Kotahi’s Transport Services leadership team and is the National Manager for Maintenance and Operations of New Zealand’s State Highways. He is responsible for ensuring that the state highway asset is looked after enabling safe, reliable, and accessible state highway corridors for all New Zealanders.
He has been with for Waka Kotahi for the last 11 years, and prior to that, had a long career with what was Telecom (at the time) holding senior roles in Customer Service, Investment and Field Operations.
He started his career as a Telecommunications Draughtsman in Dunedin working for the Post Office back in 1975.