Mark Schneider has worked for over 20 years at the nexus where finance and electricity meet.
Working for Investec Bank, the National Australia Bank and Societe Generale, Mark has
• financed power projects, procuring both equity and debt,
• developed renewable energy projects and
• traded electricity as a commodity.
Since 2013 Mark has led Megawatt Capital, a renewable energy project developer and financial adviser to the renewable energy industry. Together with Neoen, Megawatt Capital has been responsible for developing the Hornsdale Wind Farm in South Australia. Hornsdale has been awarded 20-year off-take agreements for a total of 309MW from the ACT Government.
Mark holds an Honours Degree in Electrical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science, both from the University of Sydney.