Our People

The team at BT Energy has a proven track record in project development, taking customers ideas and turning them into reality, with collective involvement in over  5,000MW of plants Australia-wide and internationally, with a clear focus on renewable energy solutions.

Neil Robinson

Director

Beginning as a qualified electrical engineer, Neil has over 30 years’ experience in the Global Energy Market, with his roles having been either as the Chief Executive Officer or the Managing Director for both private and public sector companies with operations domestically and internationally which include green field developments in remote regions.

Neil’s success emanates from his ability to select and develop people to achieve their full potential in a culturally aligned environment, as well as his ability to establish strong business relationships at the highest level with a diverse range of national and international clients.

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Kevin Robinson

Director

Educated in the UK as an Electrical Engineer, Kevin has over 25 years’ market experience in the utilities, power generation, oil & gas and industrial sectors worldwide.

Kevin has been engaged at the highest levels within the energy sector and possesses strong leadership capabilities with technical expertise to create & harness valued business cultures; supported by a focussed approach to mentoring and development of successful teams within strategic execution environments.

Kevin remains a specialist in the energy sector with over 1GW of projects developed around the world.

Kerri Warner

Group Accountant

Kerri is an experienced CPA having demonstrated expertise in providing financial stewardship and guidance across a wide variety of companies ranging small family businesses through to multi-national corporations.

Bringing a wealth of knowledge to the team, Kerri is well respected for her senior financial experience and ability to add value to growth-oriented organisations.

Kerri’s specialities include: Cash management, Working capital improvement, Profit improvement, Cost reduction, Systems control, Business planning for success, Creating a financial strategy and capital raising.

Rhys Porter

Senior Project Engineer

Having started his career in the Information Technology industry, Rhys developed a strong interest for electrical engineering.

On completion of his Bachelor of Engineering he received first-class honours in electrical engineering plus an outstanding mark from Swiss University Exchange.

Having spent 4 years in the energy industry, Rhys has an elevated capability and interest in the technical aspects of electrical engineering, with a focus on the renewable sector. He can apply himself in all areas covering design, project management, process improvement, HSE and document control.

Rhys thrives on delivering robust results through the integration of established and emerging technologies within an infrastructure bedrock.

Andrew Jones

Business Development Manager

With over 30 years of industry experience, Andrew brings a wealth of knowledge to the BT Energy team in driving the business development goals.

Andrew is well connected and regarded in Australia and the South-East Asia region and can advise on market entry and project opportunity strategies; establish strong new client working relationships whilst maintaining solid rapport with project partners and suppliers.

Andrew acts as somewhat of an enabler across sectors, with the ability to broker innovative partnerships across sectors, working with business leaders, government ministerial departments and sector associations (mining and renewable energy) to promote and facilitate renewable energy solutions.

Daniel Strasser-Kirchweger

Marketing & Proposals Manager

A skilled Senior Marketing Leader with over 15 years' experience, Daniel's background is truly diverse.

Graduating with high-distinction from Curtin University - Bentley, Daniel started his career working on on a range of prominent brands in the fast-paced advertising industry.

Daniel's desire to move to 'client-side' marketing along with exposure to property clients in the advertising industry, set the platform for his decade long growth in the property development and real estate industry.

Daniel’s knowledge of property is a strong asset to BT Energy, in particular the application of renewable energy to the residential and commercial sectors. He brings a fresh and contemporary marketing approach to the BT Energy team and is thriving at his opportunity to establish himself in the renewable energy industry, whilst rapidly growing his skills in tender procurement and delivery.

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Stewart Fraser

Field Services & Asset Manager

Stewart is highly qualified power station manager, operating through all levels of project installation, commissioning and start-up and operations and maintenance Management with 40 years of experience in the power industry. He has worked locally in Western Australia as well as internationally as an expat.

Stewart’s portfolio of projects includes Kwinana Swift 120MW OCGT power station, WA, Gardabani 110MW power station, Republic of Georgia, and a 160MW Telfer mine site powers station, Mt Keith; to name a few.

Stewart has experience across numerous technologies including GE, Pratt and Whitney and Sulzer; with a depth of experience operating and maintaining diesel fired power plants with Cummins, Caterpillar, GE, MTU, Deutz equipment.

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Terence Nichols

Health, Safety, Environment & Quality (HSEQ) Manager

Terence has achieved success in corporate management, energy & gas, uranium processing, mining, civil & construction, power & infrastructure. He has identified and implemented organisational opportunities that have increased production, decreased costs and improved the health, safety and well-being of employees.

Terence focuses OHSEQ to improving the bottom line by utilising evidence-based risk identification and analysis to identify opportunities that increase the positive and reduce the negative to an agreed and acceptable level.

He recently completed a social anthropological study into the question of how personnel stay uninjured in the workplace. The study identified theories on the personal approaches and organisational systems that assist employees to remain uninjured in high-risk and hazardous workplaces. The methods used in the research provide organisations with a process for testing the relevance of corporate initiatives where no other methods are available.

Our team has experience in;

  • Strategic planning
  • Financial development
  • Project development
  • Project execution
  • Project marketing
  • Engineering & design
  • Commercial structures
  • Project systems
  • Completions protocols
  • Commissioning
  • Operation & maintenance
  • Asset Optimisation