Tom joined TDB Advisory as an Analyst in September 2015 and is currently completing a PhD in finance at Victoria University of Wellington. Tom has previously worked as a research associate and Teaching Fellow at Victoria University of Wellington, and as an assistant economist at NZIER. In 2010-2011 he worked as a policy intern at the Department of Building and Housing.
At TDB Advisory, Tom’s work has included:
- Undertaken analysis and prepared a submission on behalf of Contact Energy to the Commerce Commission on the Commission’s estimates of the weighted average cost of capital for regulated entities.
- Been a key member of a team that has been commissioned to carry out valuations of New Zealand dairy companies, including Miraka and Open Country Dairy.
- Undertaken analysis of the Civil Aviation’s proposed user charges.
- Conducted research to produce TDB’s 2015 NZ dairy industry report.