Hisham started his career in the energy industry working for industry leaders GE and ABB in a progression of technical and management leadership roles in conventional grids as well as smart grids and deregulated electricity markets. Hisham’s career aspirations evolved following his 5 year ex-pat assignment in the Middle East where he led ABB’s corporate strategy development and execution and managed its business in the Near East.
Hisham joined the renewable industry 4 years ago and his passion grew for bringing clean and affordable energy solutions not only to the haves in the developed grids but also to the hundreds of millions without affordable energy solutions. He has designed and implemented hybrid microgrids including solar PV, battery storage, and diesel generators, and investigated financing solutions. He is passionate about combining clean energy with modern agriculture and water purification to improve the economic productivity of people around the World.
Hisham has a PhD from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a Masters from the University of Michigan at Ann-Arbor, all in electrical engineering with a power systems focus.
Hisham is a board member of the Energy Storage Association.
Douglas is currently Executive Director of IDEATION (a cloud service that manages innovation for corporations, governments and individuals) usually offering the service through white label partners (accounting or law firms). Previously CEO & Chairman of an $8.5 B bank, and Managing Director for Financial Services at KPMG. He developed sophisticated valuation methodologies for IP as well as a system for providing affordable IP litigation insurance. He led projects to build industry wide infrastructures for the electrical, newspaper, software, art, philanthropy & innovation industries and together these industry exchanges account for over $30 billion per annum in revenues and have resulted in a Gartner award for Douglas. He has advised several heads of state, testified to Congress and spoken at Brookings Institution, RAND Institute, State of the World Forum, International Security Services Association, the IAPLA annual meeting, Gartner Conferences, US Chamber of Commerce, Mensa, Salzburg Global Seminar & other int'l venues and has authored 2 books for John Wiley & Sons and many articles.
Hisham Othman, PhD
Stephen Shea, PhD
Rob has been at Tyll Solar since inception and has continually reviewed and analyzed the dynamic global solar panel market, both PV and thermal, over the last 5 years. This includes market potential, technology enhancements, prices reductions, market segmentation, competition and critical success factors for Tyll Solar sCHP panels to successfully enter target markets.
His experience includes success in business start-up, product development and general management. This includes an interest in translating technical information into marketing strategies and monitoring effective tactical implementation.
Before Tyll Solar his work has been in health care and early stage company business assessment in different fields.Rob has proven general management experience, a Science Degree in Biological Sciences, a Masters Degree in Pharmacology from the University of Melbourne, Australia, and has completed the Advanced Management Program, IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland. He has attended business planning, management, marketing, sales and HR programs internationally.
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