Peter Reidy

Chief Executive


Peter Reidy commenced his role as Chief Executive, KiwiRail on March 1, 2014. He brings to KiwiRail a successful track record of leading and building service and infrastructure-based businesses in the logistics, energy, building products and asset management sectors in Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the United Kingdom. Previously Chief Operating Officer Infrastructure Services with Downer Group in Australia, Peter held a number of senior leadership roles with Downer Group since joining them in 2006, both in New Zealand and Australia, including Board roles on the KeolisDowner Joint Venture operating Yarra Trams in Melbourne and Gold Coast Light Rail. Prior to joining Downer Group, Peter held senior leadership roles with Fletcher Building, Todd Energy and Freightways in New Zealand.