Amal Jugdeo

Business Development Manager, HZI Australia

Amal has served in lead engineering and project management roles for more than 20 years in large-scale industrial processing facilities across all phases of project development from front-end engineering, detail design, start-up and operation. Today, Amal is responsible for leading the development of various energy-from-waste projects in the Oceania market for the local subsidiary of Hitachi Zosen Inova, a Swiss cleantech company providing energy from waste and renewable gas solutions. 

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Luqman Atanda

Senior Process Engineer, SLR Consulting 

Luqman is a Senior Process Engineer with SLR Consulting. He has more than 8 years’ experience providing process engineering design, technical advice, and R&D in the bioenergy sector. He has primarily been involved in process development of thermochemical conversion technologies including gasification, liquefaction and pyrolysis to deliver clean energy strategies aimed at fostering the transition to a low carbon future.

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Greg Perkins

CEO, Wildfire Energy

Dr. Perkins is a co-founder and CEO of Wildfire Energy, an Australian cleantech developing the MIHG process for converting residual wastes at distributed scale into valuable products including electricity, hydrogen and fuels/chemicals. Greg has 25 years of industry experience with companies including Rio Tinto and Shell International and is also an Adjunct Professor in Chemical Engineering at the University of Queensland.

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Jamie Roodenrys

General Manager Strategic Partnerships, Wildfire Energy

Jamie is General Manager of Strategic Partnerships at Wildfire Energy and has more than 25 years of experience in waste and water management, working in the Middle East and Australia. Jamie's previous roles include business development for General Electric, Suez and Veolia.

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Anthony Douglas

Senior Consultant, Ramboll Australia

Anthony is a chemical engineer working in the role of Senior Consultant for Ramboll Australia's Energy division. Anthony has more than 20 years' experience in various process engineering, project engineering and project management roles. Anthony was previously, Phoenix Energy's Project Engineer during the development of the 460,000 tonne per day Kwinana Waste to Energy Project, now known as Avertas Energy.

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