Mac joined TDB in mid-2017 following the completion of his Master of Commerce in Economics (Distinction) at Victoria University of Wellington. Prior to joining TDB, Mac previously worked as an economic analyst at the Taxpayers’ Union and as a sports trader for the New Zealand Racing Board. He has also spent time in India on a fellowship with Pollinate Energy, a small not-for-profit solar energy distributor.
At TDB, Mac has:
- conducted research on the effects of New Zealand’s ‘Mixed Ownership Model’;
- assisted in preparing a submission to the Commerce Commission on Powerco’s CPP application; and
- been part of a team that carried out a valuation in the electricity sector.