Dean Riddell

Dean Riddell | List Ranking 8 | List-only candidate based in Wellington Central

Dean is an environmental consultant to the property and construction sector in Wellington with almost 40 years’ experience. He was on the founding board of the Green Building Council and served as its chairman from 2009-2011. He has also served on the board of the New Zealand Property Council. 

Born in Huntly, to parents who were Te Kauwhata farmers, Dean moved to Wellington at age 16  to  study Property and Construction at Wellington Polytechnic (now Massey University). He has lived there ever since and is married with two teenage children and a Schnauzer. 

His interests outside of work are organic gardening, cooking, family and engaging with community.