Simon Arnold

Simon Arnold

Simon Arnold is CEO of the National Energy Research Institute (NERI) half-time. His other roles are: Managing Director of arnold.co.nz (commercialisation of physic and engineering research including New Zealand's capabilities in superconductivity); Executive Director of Blended Fuel Solutions NZ Ltd (manufactures "fit-for-purpose" fuels including pyrolysis of waste through subsidiary Nufuels Ltd); convener of the Liquid Biofuels Interest Group of the Bioenergy Association of NZ; and member of the industry advisory group of the MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology. Simon has also had senior roles in public policy and administration and in various business organisations.