Meet Our Team

Lachlan Bateman

Managing Director

Managing Director BEng(Hons) Lachlan has been working in solar energy since graduating in 2003. Starting his career as a project engineer in Melbourne, Lachlan subsequently moved to the UK where…

Matt Haddad

Non-Executive Director

Non-Executive Director BEng(Hons), GradCert Sustainable Prac., MIEAust Matthew has significant experience working in the renewable energy, built environment and construction industries throughout the world. He has worked as an electrical…

Matthew Forwood

Chief Operating Officer

Chief Operating Officer Matthew joined CTP in February 2020 as COO. He has over 30 years’ experience in the infrastructure and energy industries with more than a decade in renewable…

Aude Milcent

Head of Business Operations

Head of Business Operations Aude is a driven and motivated team member who joined CTP in 2016. Aude leads the internal services making sure the business runs smoothly. Her team…

Russell Harris

Head of Consulting

Head of Consulting B.Eng(Mech), GradDipBus(Marketing, Strategy) Russell is an experienced energy industry executive with strong technical and commercial credentials. He has worked for more than 25 years with businesses and…

John Eccles

Head of Sales

Head of Sales John joined CTP in 2020 after 20+ years of work experience in the global energy markets. He graduated from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Brisbane with…

Carlos Manrique

Principal Electrical Engineer

Principal Electrical Engineer BEng(Hons), MEng Carlos is an electrical engineer with a Master’s degree in electrical engineering, focused in methods to increase efficiency and improving performance of electrical equipment always…

Darcy Denton

C&I Solar Team Leader

C&I Solar Team Leader BEng(Hons) , MEng Darcy has worked as an Engineer across a number of disciplines including electrical, mechanical and environmental engineering. Darcy has experience working with a…

Kaushal Trivedi

Utility Team Leader

Utility Team Leader Dip(Elect), BEng(Elect), PGDBA (Operations Management) Kaushal is an Electrical engineer with over 9 years of experience in Project management, execution and operations of MW scale Solar PV…

William Salis

Hybrid Team Leader

Hybrid Team Leader BEng(Hons), MEng (Current) William has been working across multiple engineering disciplines since 2009. After starting his professional career in Germany for Audi as a strength testing engineer,…

Nathan Kelly

Power Systems Team Leader

Power Systems Team Leader BEng, IEng, MIET, MIEAust Nathan offers 8 years’ experience in power systems modelling, power distribution system design, project management, operation and maintenance of distribution equipment and…

Michael Lee

Senior Engineer

Senior Engineer BSc(Eng), MIEAust CPEng NER, RPEQ Michael joined CTP after spending the majority of his career in the Solar EPC industry. He graduated from the University of Cape Town…

James Mumford

Project Engineer

Project Engineer BEng(Hons) James joined Clean Technology Partners in May 2019 after working for Energy Matters/SunEdison/Flextronics where he gained extensive experience in various areas including product research and development, as…

Trish Bandarage

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer BEng(Hons) Trish is an enthusiastic Electrical Engineer with over 5 years of overseas experience in building consultancy services and few months of Australian Experience in low voltage switch…

Lucinda Walker

Renewable Energy Engineer

Renewable Energy Engineer BEng(Hons), MEng Having completed a Master of Engineering in Sustainable Energy at RMIT University in 2015, Lucinda made the move to Perth to work in the Solar…

Franco Perez

Power Systems Engineer

Power Systems Engineer BEng(Hons), MEng, CPEng, MIEAust Franco has 5 years of experience in the power distribution and generation industries within the areas of power system studies and design. Franco…

Shawn Azari

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer BEng(Elect), MEng(Elect) Shawn is a degree-qualified Electrical Engineer with more than 8 years of experience, engaged in wide range of projects in Utility, Oil and Gas, Mining, and…

Shehan De Fonseka

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer BEng(Hons), MIEAust Shehan is an Electrical Engineer with over 6 years of experience in MV & LV Protection, Earthing, Low Voltage Switchboards, Low Voltage System Design, Estimation &…

Shain Gerobiese

Power Systems Engineer

Power Systems Engineer BEng(Hons) Shain finished her Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering) in 2017. Before that, Shain has been working part-time at CTP since 2018 while completing her Master studies.…

Sam Turville

Power Systems Engineer

Power Systems Engineer BEng(Hons) After graduating with a bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Hons) focusing on renewable energies, power systems and high voltage and protection, Sam has joined CTP’s Utility team as a…

Athavan Ravindran

Electrical and Control Systems Engineer

Electrical and Control Systems Engineer BEng(Hons) Athavan started in the solar industry in 2018. Graduating at the end of 2013 he started working on railway signalling systems and was responsible…

Valerian McCaskill

Hybrid Systems Engineer

Hybrid Systems Engineer BEng(Hons), BFin Valerian finished his Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering) (Honours) in 2018. Before that, Valerian has been working part-time at CTP since July…

Chris Haines

Engineering Advisor

Engineering Advisor BaSc, MSc Chris has been engaged in the solar industry since 2012 from scientific material research to the project management of over 9.2 MW of commercial solar installations…

Jodie Li

Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager Jodie joined CTP in 2018 and is part of the operation team. Jodie has a marketing degree in Hong Kong and has extensive sales & marketing and customer…

Coralie Ponsinet

Office Manager

Office Manager Coralie joined CTP at the end of 2018 in the Admin and Operations team. She has a Masters in environmental management and previously worked for various sustainability consulting…

Trishia Tan

Accountant

Accountant Trishia is a certified practising accountant and has been working in the accounting field for 8 years in Singapore across various commercial industries including public practice before moving to Melbourne…

Lachlan Bateman

Managing Director

Managing Director BEng(Hons) Lachlan has been working in solar energy since graduating in 2003. Starting his career as a project engineer in Melbourne, Lachlan subsequently moved to the UK where…

Matt Haddad

Non-Executive Director

Non-Executive Director BEng(Hons), GradCert Sustainable Prac., MIEAust Matthew has significant experience working in the renewable energy, built environment and construction industries throughout the world. He has worked as an electrical…

Matthew Forwood

Chief Operating Officer

Chief Operating Officer Matthew joined CTP in February 2020 as COO. He has over 30 years’ experience in the infrastructure and energy industries with more than a decade in renewable…

Aude Milcent

Head of Business Operations

Head of Business Operations Aude is a driven and motivated team member who joined CTP in 2016. Aude leads the internal services making sure the business runs smoothly. Her team…

Russell Harris

Head of Consulting

Head of Consulting B.Eng(Mech), GradDipBus(Marketing, Strategy) Russell is an experienced energy industry executive with strong technical and commercial credentials. He has worked for more than 25 years with businesses and…

John Eccles

Head of Sales

Head of Sales John joined CTP in 2020 after 20+ years of work experience in the global energy markets. He graduated from Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Brisbane with…

Michael Lee

Senior Engineer

Senior Engineer BSc(Eng), MIEAust CPEng NER, RPEQ Michael joined CTP after spending the majority of his career in the Solar EPC industry. He graduated from the University of Cape Town…

James Mumford

Project Engineer

Project Engineer BEng(Hons) James joined Clean Technology Partners in May 2019 after working for Energy Matters/SunEdison/Flextronics where he gained extensive experience in various areas including product research and development, as…

Trish Bandarage

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer BEng(Hons) Trish is an enthusiastic Electrical Engineer with over 5 years of overseas experience in building consultancy services and few months of Australian Experience in low voltage switch…

Lucinda Walker

Renewable Energy Engineer

Renewable Energy Engineer BEng(Hons), MEng Having completed a Master of Engineering in Sustainable Energy at RMIT University in 2015, Lucinda made the move to Perth to work in the Solar…

Carlos Manrique

Principal Electrical Engineer

Principal Electrical Engineer BEng(Hons), MEng Carlos is an electrical engineer with a Master’s degree in electrical engineering, focused in methods to increase efficiency and improving performance of electrical equipment always…

Darcy Denton

C&I Solar Team Leader

C&I Solar Team Leader BEng(Hons) , MEng Darcy has worked as an Engineer across a number of disciplines including electrical, mechanical and environmental engineering. Darcy has experience working with a…

Kaushal Trivedi

Utility Team Leader

Utility Team Leader Dip(Elect), BEng(Elect), PGDBA (Operations Management) Kaushal is an Electrical engineer with over 9 years of experience in Project management, execution and operations of MW scale Solar PV…

Nathan Kelly

Power Systems Team Leader

Power Systems Team Leader BEng, IEng, MIET, MIEAust Nathan offers 8 years’ experience in power systems modelling, power distribution system design, project management, operation and maintenance of distribution equipment and…

Franco Perez

Power Systems Engineer

Power Systems Engineer BEng(Hons), MEng, CPEng, MIEAust Franco has 5 years of experience in the power distribution and generation industries within the areas of power system studies and design. Franco…

Shawn Azari

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer BEng(Elect), MEng(Elect) Shawn is a degree-qualified Electrical Engineer with more than 8 years of experience, engaged in wide range of projects in Utility, Oil and Gas, Mining, and…

Shehan De Fonseka

Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer BEng(Hons), MIEAust Shehan is an Electrical Engineer with over 6 years of experience in MV & LV Protection, Earthing, Low Voltage Switchboards, Low Voltage System Design, Estimation &…

Shain Gerobiese

Power Systems Engineer

Power Systems Engineer BEng(Hons) Shain finished her Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering) in 2017. Before that, Shain has been working part-time at CTP since 2018 while completing her Master studies.…

Sam Turville

Power Systems Engineer

Power Systems Engineer BEng(Hons) After graduating with a bachelor of Electrical Engineering (Hons) focusing on renewable energies, power systems and high voltage and protection, Sam has joined CTP’s Utility team as a…

William Salis

Hybrid Team Leader

Hybrid Team Leader BEng(Hons), MEng (Current) William has been working across multiple engineering disciplines since 2009. After starting his professional career in Germany for Audi as a strength testing engineer,…

Athavan Ravindran

Electrical and Control Systems Engineer

Electrical and Control Systems Engineer BEng(Hons) Athavan started in the solar industry in 2018. Graduating at the end of 2013 he started working on railway signalling systems and was responsible…

Valerian McCaskill

Hybrid Systems Engineer

Hybrid Systems Engineer BEng(Hons), BFin Valerian finished his Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering) (Honours) in 2018. Before that, Valerian has been working part-time at CTP since July…

Chris Haines

Engineering Advisor

Engineering Advisor BaSc, MSc Chris has been engaged in the solar industry since 2012 from scientific material research to the project management of over 9.2 MW of commercial solar installations…

Jodie Li

Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager Jodie joined CTP in 2018 and is part of the operation team. Jodie has a marketing degree in Hong Kong and has extensive sales & marketing and customer…

Coralie Ponsinet

Office Manager

Office Manager Coralie joined CTP at the end of 2018 in the Admin and Operations team. She has a Masters in environmental management and previously worked for various sustainability consulting…

Trishia Tan

Accountant

Accountant Trishia is a certified practising accountant and has been working in the accounting field for 8 years in Singapore across various commercial industries including public practice before moving to Melbourne…