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Our mission is to help you smarten your company’s energy spend. Our commitment is to provide you with a more efficient means of consuming power that is good for your business and good for the planet.

Who We Are

Our People

COzero brings together leaders in energy, technology and engineering. With this joint expertise, we solve your energy problems and show you how to supercharge how your business manages and consumes energy.

Our Shareholders

COzero is a privately held company with a strong shareholder base, including: Nippon Gas, Bill Moss AO and a range of private investors.

Our Board

The depth of knowledge and experience represented by our board members ensures good governance and best practice. The board is comprised of: Natalie Cooney, Shinji Wada and Geoffrey Alexander.

Our Vision

To be the leader in delivering smart energy solutions to businesses.

Board Members

Meet The Team


COzero's hand-picked team is here to help your with your energy needs!

CEO - Geoff Alexander
Geoff Alexander
Chief Executive Officer

Geoff has worked in the energy space since 2004, when he co-founded neco, a pioneering energy-efficiency business. He joined COzero in 2009, taking a leading role in developing the company's smart energy retail product, and was appointed CEO in 2014. Geoff keeps busy at home too, cooking gourmet meals for his young family.

Stuart Auld - Chief Operating Officer
Stuart Auld
Chief Operating Officer

Stuart has been involved in the sustainability and energy efficiency sector for over 10 years, with a passion for delivering tangible savings for customers.

Stuart spent three years driving sustainability at PMP before joining COzero in 2013 in order to drive the development and implementation of EnergyLink, and was appointed COO in 2015.

Joel Courtney - Chief Technology Officer
Joel Courtney
Chief Technology Officer

As Chief Technology Officer Joel is responsible for the delivery of COzero's core technologies – EnergyLink and MarketLink.

Before joining COzero Joel was a founding member of Ausgrid's Smart Grid engineering team, helping deliver their Smart Grid programme. In his spare time he enjoys time on the bike, on the slopes and capturing the world around through photography.

Alex Brichta - National Retail Operations Manager
Alex Brichta
National Retail Operations Manager

Alex has a strong background in process improvement, and joined COzero in 2014 to help streamline the growing certificate creation and energy retail businesses. Alex is responsible for ensuring customers experience a smooth transition from their incumbent retailer to becoming a COzero smart energy customer.

Alex’s passions outside of work revolve around his wife and two young sons.

Linzi Fine - Business Development Representative
Linzi Fine
Business Development Representative

Linzi joined COzero in 2016 to enhance internal lead generation and to further evolve the business development team. Linzi brings over 10 years of sales experience to COzero, and works directly with clients to help improve their energy performance.

Before joining COzero, Linzi worked as a professional health care provider promoting better choices for healthier lifestyles.

Ivan Rafael - Web Designer / Developer
Ivan Rafael
Web Designer / Developer

Ivan holds a Bachelor Degree of Communication in Advertising and offers experience across a range of marketing and design disciplines such as marketing strategies, creative advertising, graphic design, user experience, web design and development.

He joined COzero in 2015 in order to enhance the customer experience of both our website and our core technologies EnergyLink and MarketLink.

Jeremy Nagel - Full Stack Developer
Jeremy Nagel
Full Stack Developer

Jeremy joined the COzero dev team in December 2016, combining his passion for sustainability with his skills in web development. He holds an Environmental Science degree with first class honours and has five years experience as a web developer.

Outside work, Jeremy volunteers for the State Emergency Service and enjoys cross country skiing, trail running and scuba diving.

Luke Fries - Developer
Luke Fries
Developer

Luke has recently joined the team and comes from an electrical and software engineering background. He greatly enjoys working on algorithm design, analytics and problem solving.

Before COzero, Luke co-founded his first company - an online livestock trading platform, whilst attending the University of Sydney. Outside of work Luke enjoys being active, reading and cooking.

Wing Ki Kylie Chan - Energy Solutions Assistant
Wing Ki Kylie Chan
Energy Solutions Assistant

Wing Ki has a passion in energy efficiency and sustainability and joined COzero to assist with energy saving certificate creation.

Wing Ki is currently completing her combined degree in Renewable Energy Engineering and Commerce (Finance) at UNSW. Outside of work and study, her interests include playing board games and spending time with friends and family.

Carlos Aya - Senior Data Scientist
Carlos Aya
Senior Data Scientist

Carlos has a twofold background in Mathematics and Software Engineering. He joined COzero in 2016 to improve and further develop the data analytics capabilities of the Energy Link platform and other COzero products.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and is also pursuing a Ph.D degree in Statistics.

Christopher Horvath - Energy Solutions Engineer
Christopher Horvath
Energy Solutions Engineer

Christopher is a customer-focused engineer, identifying electricity savings through design, monitoring, and energy audits. Through support materials, feature design, and platform feedback, he builds the EnergyLink customer experience. He brings to COzero a wealth of experience in energy efficiency, systems analysis, and renewables.

Outside the office he enjoys live music and building bicycles.

Danielle Fleifel - HR & Business Relationship Manager
Danielle Fleifel
HR & Business Relationship Manager

Danielle joined COzero in 2012 to oversee and manage all Human Resources’ responsibilities, specifically in recruitment and employee performance management.

Prior to joining COzero, Danielle worked across several industries including Hospitality, FMCG, Retail, Manufacturing, Luxury Goods and Executive Search. Outside of work you will probably find her feeding her shopping addiction.

Ariya Iwato - Business Development Representative
Ariya Iwato
Business Development Representative

Ariya holds a bachelors of science from USYD and Masters of Applied Finance from Macquarie University. Ariya has a strong background in front office commodity and financial markets with a passion for providing quality solutions for his clients.

Ariya's dedication to ecological sustainability and efficient energy systems has drawn him to COzero. Outside of work Ariya enjoys history, politics and sport.

Matthew Baker - Infrastructure Engineer
Matthew Baker
Infrastructure Engineer

Joining COZero in late 2016, Matthew has a background in Software Engineering and Commercial R&D. He enjoys building and working with distributed software architectures and digital signal processing.

Prior to joining COzero, Matthew was involved in the commercialisation of an Australian-invented advanced lead acid Energy Storage technology. Matthew's passions outside of work include Soccer, Guitar and Mountain Biking.

Lachlan Smith - Energy Services Support
Lachlan Smith
Energy Services Support

Lachlan graduated from Macquarie University with a Bachelor of Science in Geophysics. He is providing support to the Operations team while also delivering and monitoring COzero's EnergyLink system.

Lachlan's passion and enthusiasm for efficient and clean energy systems will help bring savings to our customers and our environment. Outside of work Lachlan enjoys the beach and participating in sport.

Belinda Lam - Technology Support Assistant
Belinda Lam
Technology Support Assistant

Belinda joined COzero in 2016 to manage on site technology and allow the business to operate smoothly. She provides support to the company covering hardware and software.

Outside of work, Belinda is currently completing her combined degree of Renewable Energy Engineering and Commerce (Marketing) at UNSW. Her interests include humanitarian engineering in developing countries and playing Ultimate Frisbee.

John Nguyen - Trader
John Nguyen
Trader

John manages the COzero trading desk, dealing with environmental commodities, hedging the electricity portfolio and providing all round support to the finance team. Prior to joining COzero, John’s work focused on accounting and settlements within the foreign exchange industry.

Outside of work, his passions include motorsports and rock climbing.

Brigitte Egan - Accountant
Brigitte Egan
Accountant

Brigitte is a valuable member of the COzero team, working part-time to assist in the implementation of finance systems and supporting the business with training and compliance.

Brigitte is currently studying physiotherapy and hopes to one day tour with the Bolshoi ballet as their in-house therapist.