Encouraging Water Trading in England and Wales

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
New Zealand Productivity Commission, Level 15, Fujitsu Tower, 141 The Terrace

David Black
Senior Director, Water 2020, Ofwat

Time:  10.00 – 11.30
RSVP: hubsecretariat@productivity.govt.nz

Please note that RSVPs are essential and places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

David is a senior director at Ofwat, the economic regulator of the water sector in England and Wales. He is leading the Water 2020 programme covering wholesale markets and design of PR 19. He was a member of the 2014 price review delivery board and led the finance and modelling work streams for this price review. David joined Ofwat in July 2012. Prior to joining Ofwat, David held a number of roles in economic consulting, advising on issues such as access and wholesale regulation and pricing, cost benefit analysis, vertical integration and the cost of capital. Prior to consulting, David was an economist at Oftel and the New Zealand Treasury and NZ Commerce Commission.