Michael O'Brien – Powerco


Michael O’Brien, Head of Network Planning at Powerco, calls Powerco’s journey over the past eight years ‘transformational’ – a word that could just as easily describe his own impact.
The 36-year-old has quickly built a reputation for being innovative, analytical and extremely thorough. He has earned industry accolades, the respect of his peers, and a rapid rise up the management ranks.
As head of network planning, he leads a team of 30 engineers and asset specialists across seven locations.