Grant Hodges

Head of Transaction Advisory Services and Infrastructure

Grant has been involved in the development and financing of infrastructure projects and public-private partnerships (PPPs) since 1997. He leads the New Zealand Transaction Advisory Services team.

Previous experience

Grant's recent career achievements include leading the successful private sector consortium on the Wiri Prison PPP. Grant has also lead a UK Project Finance and PPP advisory team when a Partner at another advisory firm. In that role Grant advised central and local government and bidders on UK pathfinder PPP’s across the UK in a variety of sectors. He had a key role developing and building upon the standard UK PPP model to create new and innovative delivery and related funding structures that helped leverage private sector capital alongside government funds.


Grant holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Mathematical Physics – Edinburgh University (Scotland) 1988 and is a Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of both Scotland and New Zealand. Grant also a board member for Infrastructure New Zealand and the Committee for Auckland.


Grant’s interests include cycling, running, skiing and supporting his children.