Jim Pearson is a Petroleum Engineer who has worked in the wind industry for over 12 years. He is a Senior Project Manager at Tilt Renewables and previously held the same position at Trustpower. Jim was previously on the NZWEA Board from 2010 to 2016 and after a brief hiatus is pleased the rejoin the NZWEA Board.
Jim emigrated to New Zealand in 2003 after a 14 year career in the upstream oil and gas industry. Jim’s wind energy roles have spanned initial site investigations and monitoring through to construction and commissioning. Jim was involved in the construction of Tararua Wind Farm and the Mahinerangi wind farm whilst with Trustpower.
Jim has also been involved in a number of development opportunities throughout Australia including the construction of Snowtown Wind Farm.