Merryn York

Chief Executive
Powerlink

Merryn has more than 25 years’ experience in the Queensland electricity industry, 16 of which have been spent in senior leadership positions. An Electrical Engineer by profession, Merryn has worked in all facets of transmission network management including asset management, regulatory affairs, capital investment and governance, customer management and business development, and network planning and performance.

Chief Executive of Powerlink Queensland since 2011, Merryn is leading the business in its transformation to better align with the external environment and customer and shareholder expectations.
Merryn is a Board Member of Energy Networks Australia (ENA), and Chairs its Regulatory Affairs Committee.

Merryn’s qualifications include BE(Hons), MEngSc, Grad Cert AppLaw, FIEAust, RPEQ, GAICD.