leadership

Mark A. Tipping
Managing Director

An accomplished disruptor, Mark is passionate about providing energy anywhere to everyone; from safe, simple, plug-and-play technology that can be installed by virtually anyone, to large energy storage solutions delivered complete and ready for connection.

A technology strategist who has successfully led complex and challenging transformations in complicated and at times politically hostile environments for more than 25 years.

Andrew Gallaway, AM
Operations and Defence

Andrew is a senior executive, leader, and change agent with high-ranking Military experience who, over a 30-year career, has led transformations across Government and corporate environments to deliver lasting change and significant financial and performance benefits for organisations.

Andrew well understands the importance of developing pragmatic solutions that simply must be delivered when there are no other options.

Kate Donaldson
People and Customer Experience

Kate is an experienced business leader with deep functional experience in people, culture and change. A forward thinker, creative strategist, culture creator and team builder with a strong record of delivering business growth, efficient and effective organisational practices and improved performance.

Kate is driven with a passion for facilitating positive and sustainable workplaces and a positive workplace experience.

Dr. Mark Sandford
Business Services

Mark has worked around the world as an Anaesthetist for the last 35 years specialising in working with elite athletes. He is current Economics Advisory Officer of the Victorian section of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists and has previously held other leading positions with the ASA, Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and the Australian Medical Association.

Mark is passionate about improving access to energy for disadvantaged communities around the world and is Co-Founder of Edison Projects Australia.

Rajesh Kataria
Production 

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi qualified engineer, entrepreneur, experienced company Director and CEO with a distinguished 20-year track record in strategic planning, sales & marketing, business development and management of all aspects of running successful businesses.

Rajesh’s key skills include business activation, start-ups and manufacturing process design and optimisation. He is responsible for Edison Projects’ manufacturing and integration facilities both in Australia and overseas.

Matthew Lloyd
Design Innovation

Having studied at Coventry University, Matthew started working for several Prestige European automotive companies in advanced vehicle development.

This has led him to be sought after in making complex advanced designs come to life, with some notable work on the Holden UTEster concept car. 

Michael Barwell
Data Analysis

Michael is founder and CEO of Telligence and its hosting business AusTiger Hosting.

Michael brings a mix of startup and bootstrapped business experience, high end data analysis skills and long-term web-based development project experience with a focus on iOT protocols, machine data and pragmatic implementations.

Franca Mazzarella
Chief of Staff

With more than two decades of administrative management and the position of Executive Assistant behind her, Franca is well positioned as Chief of Staff. 

Years of managing gaming and entertainment venues has enabled her to develop skills in resolving a wide variety of client's challenges and concerns often in difficult situations. She is kind and understanding yet firm.