Deion is a 25 year veteran of the renewable energy industry. With his engineering background, he has worked extensively in renewable generation asset management, operations and development.
- Chief Executive
- BEng (Elect, Hons), MEng (Elect), FEngNZ, CMInstD
Deion is a professional electrical engineer with a career spanning more than 25 years in the renewables industry, including wind and hydro power. Deion has led the development, construction and operation of wind and hydro assets with a total investment of more than $2.5B in New Zealand and Australia. In addition to his engineering, project delivery and operational experience, Deion has held senior management and executive roles in publicly listed companies since 2011.
As Chief Executive of Tilt Renewables, Deion has led the business through several interesting corporate activities including, large scale investments, takeover defense, equity raising, acquisition investigations and asset divestment.
With an entrepreneurial, growth oriented approach to leadership, Deion’s teams are encouraged to achieve innovative outcomes across the asset lifecycle to deliver increased shareholder value.
In addition to his engineering degrees, Deion has completed executive training at INSEAD, is a Fellow of Engineering NZ and is a Chartered Company Director.
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Our executive team is in charge of running Tilt renewables on a day-to-day basis. They bring to their roles extensive experience and skills gained in the electricity generation and other relevant industry sectors.