July 2018

East Gippsland Water has appointed Steve McKenzie as its new Managing Director. Steve will commence duties with East Gippsland Water in early October.

Steve has over 30 years water industry experience, most recently being employed with Goulburn Valley Water as the General Manager of Technical Services. With 20 years’ experience in Senior Executive roles, Steve has led major strategic change initiatives and has a thorough understanding of the complex customer, regulatory, economic and corporate governance challenges confronting the water sector.

Steve has tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering, a Graduate Diploma of Management and has completed the Directors Essential Program of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is also an active member of industry associations including VicWater, Water Services Association of Australia, the Institute of Water Administration and the Australian Water Association.