Leadership Team

Expertise of our people is the foundation of our ability to deliver client delight. We provide the growth enabling competitive environment, invest our resources to foster and develop their growth as leaders. Our leadership team leverage their collective wisdom and capabilities cohesively to create and deliver organization wide focus on client delight.

EnergyTech Global is well supported by a staff of multi-talented IT professionals with extensive experience in a range of industries, including Electricity, GIS, Marketing and Finance. This broad coverage of skills helps EnergyTech Global to foster innovative solutions to industry problems, and identify operational process improvements.

Julian is director and a founding partner of electrickiwi, an independent online power retailer designed specifically for homes with smart meters.

Electric Kiwi is launched to the public in mid-2015. The company aims to maximise technology to bring cheaper electricity to New Zealanders.

Julian has over a decade’s experience working in software and marketing technology businesses in New Zealand, the US and Asia. Prior to starting up Nest Developments Limited, he was located in India for two years, managing a large scale software development centre.

He holds a PhD in Information Science from Otago University, New Zealand. In 2006, Julian along with his friends took a 6-months off working life to ride motorbikes from Capetown to London. It was epic!"

Kishore Borra is managing director of EnergyTech Global, a 100% wholly owned subsidiary of Nest Developments Limited. EnergyTech is a technology development arm of Nest Developments Limited which is tasked to develop, support and maintain enterprise software solutions for Global electricity retail markets.

Kishore has over 15 years of experience with good track record in developing integration solutions involving web and desktop clients and a variety of vendor platforms including open source.

Prior to starting up EnergyTech Global, he served as Senior Manager - GeoSpatial division, Global SG&I Project Services, HCCI. Kishore is known for his excellent relationship management skills with the ability to relate to people at any level of business and management across the globe.

He holds a masters degree in Energy Management from SVU University, India.

Huia is one of the Directors & Programme Manager at Nest Developments Limited. Huia is a risk and investment specialist with experience in quantitative investment strategies and the New Zealand electricity industry.

Huia studied Engineering Science at the University of Auckland. She worked as a business risk consultant at Ernst and Young. Later she moved to Ireland in 2005 where she worked for a hedge fund as an analyst.

After she got back to NZ, she landed a job with Mighty River Power in their risk and investment team, where she worked for six years.

In early 2014, she teamed up with Julian and Phill, whom she know since high school in Whakatane, in helping to get Nest Developments Limited off the ground.

Huia spends most of her time managing IT projects related to optimising business processes.