Since taking on the role of leading Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency, I’ve been deeply impressed by the innovation and dedication of our people working to solve the challenges facing our transport sector and the role this plays in wider challenges facing Aotearoa and the world.

The conversation around our future can’t shy away from the tough questions, so I’ve started talking to some of our country’s thought-leaders on behalf of all New Zealanders to discuss what our future could look like and the reality of making those changes.

From time to time, I’ll post these conversations, here’s the first on carbon and sustainability with The 1Point5 Project’s Paul Winton.