Our Australian Team

Meet our specialised team

We have one of the largest energy storage teams in Australia . Together, we are committed to delivering practical, end-to-end renewable energy solutions for your business.


 

Brian Ryan

GROUP GENERAL MANAGER DEVELOPMENT

Brian leads the Development team, focused on the company's growth and development, through innovative customer solutions and technology. Brian has extensive strategic and commercial experience in both the technology and manufacturing environments. His most recent role, prior to joining Vector in 2014, was Managing Director for NextWindow, a subsidiary of the Canadian business SMART Technologies, which is a leading supplier of optical touch panels and touch-screen components to the consumer electronics industry. Brian has also held a number of global senior management and executive positions across the engineering, product development and marketing disciplines.
 

Andrew Fraser

GROUP MANAGER KEY PROJECTS

Andrew leads Vector Group's development and adoption of new technologies, specifically focused on the development and delivery of energy storage solutions within Vector and for external clients across Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Andrew has extensive experience in strategic business and project development with McKinsey and company across Australia, New Zealand and America. He has also been responsible for rolling out nationwide High-Speed Broadband Network for Telekom Malaysia and a director of a resources exploration company based out of Ethiopia.

Natalie Roney

HEAD OF AUSTRALIA, RENEWABLE ENERGY SOLUTIONS

Natalie's interest and experience with disruptive business models and technologies extends to many Industries. In Vector's case Natalie leads the Australian renewable energy and energy storage solutions team; building strategic relationships, overseeing the Australian operations bringing her wealth of experience from Senior Executive positions. Previous to Vector, Natalie helped develop and manage new businesses including Jetstar Asia and Dental Corporation and delivered new investment opportunities for the Virgin Group whilst also working alongside Board members overseeing Sir Richard Branson's investments in Virgin Blue and Virgin Money Australia.

Hsin Chern Lim

ENGINEERING MANAGER

Hsin Chern brings his diversified experience in power generation to bear in Vector's renewable energy and energy storage solution team, having designed, built and commissioned some of the most innovative power projects in Australia, including photovoltaics and energy storage. He has experience managing multi-disciplinary teams, achieving project and business outcomes with a wide range of stakeholders. Prior to Vector, Hsin Chern was involved in building the engineering systems, engineering and project management of power projects and engineering of large-scale power plants.

Patrick Vera

LEAD ELECTRICAL AND PROJECT ENGINEER

Patrick is an experienced engineer, delivering solar farms, energy storage systems and diesel generators to some of the largest energy solution projects in Australia. His expertise covers engineering and project management, from system design and manufacturing to installation and commissioning. Patrick also has experience across control and power management system design. The knowledge and experience Patrick has gained, enables him to design for various solutions including grid-connected and island microgrids, standalone power systems and fully customised energy solution packages covering ELV, LV and HV designs. Patrick holds a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering.

Andrew Jones

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER - WA/NT

Andrew is a results focused sales professional with more than 25 years of international business experience in South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Combining sales with a background in electrical engineering and estimating/tendering he sees the "big picture" perspective and has demonstrated and documented ability to build, deliver and manage long term sustainable business relations. Andrew is a confident communicator who is able to work with a range of stakeholders, including executives, joint venture partners and customers. Andrew holds a  Bachelor Degree in International Business and Management, a Certificate of Technology and an A Grade Electrical Licence.

Andrew Percival

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Andrew is driven to make a difference in the renewable energy and energy efficiency industries. His commitment and passion is demonstrated as he continues to ensure he delivers service excellence towards his customers with commercially sensible solutions. In previous roles he has delivered exceptional results for his more remote customers; which had been borne from the foundations of carrying a great respect for the regional businesses throughout Australia including his own successful small rural community business.

Peter Tait

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Peter has a deep-understanding of the practical and hands on operation of high, medium and low voltage electrical equipment including energy storage. Through a proven track record in medium and large industrial electrical and utility projects, Peter has gained an impressive reputation for quality performance, diligence, responsiveness and honesty, from customers, industry professionals and peers alike. Peter holds a Diploma in Business Management, an Electrical Trade Certificate and an Electrical Contractors Licence.

Annette Micallef

MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST

Annette is an imaginative and energetic B2B marketing communications professional. Her experience in marketing and communications began in the industrial and commercial power solutions industry, where she developed an understanding of renewable energy solutions. Annette is dedicated to delivering high level marketing communications pieces; her approach and strategy is based around three core competencies: being technology-savvy, customer centric and a brand custodian. Annette holds a Bachelor Degree in Communications from Griffith University.