Mark Paterson joined Horizon Power as General Manager of the Consumer Energy division in November 2016. He spent the previous six years at CSIRO, where he led the Electricity Grids and Renewable Energy research program. During this time he chaired the national Future Grid Forum and was Program Director for the Electricity Network Transformation Roadmap. He has also chaired the Standards Australia AS/NZS4755 Demand Response standards committee and is an associate member of the GridWise Architecture Council in the United States.
Under Mark’s leadership, the Consumer Energy division is developing a range of new technologies and business offerings that will increase customer choice, accelerate access to renewable energy and support reliable, cost-effective electricity for all.