James Colbert

James Colbert

Board Member

James is the Regional Director for Digital Grid APAC for Schneider Electric and Chair of the International MicroGrid Association. He has spent the last 15+ years working at the forefront of the energy transition in Australia and Internationally.

His energy experience ranges from leading the Strategy for CLP business Energy Australia, partnering to drive demand side management and customer engagement and driving entrepreneurial growth within companies. He has also worked in and with start-ups, today his group works with customers to support them on digitisation of their business and how to navigate the changing energy landscape.

Prior to the energy sector he worked in strategic, business development roles with GE and Coles group.