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alistair wells, coo

Alistair is RedGrid’s Chief Operations Officer and a member of the Advisory Board. Alistair has spent most of his career selling, implementing, and supporting computer control systems across a broad range of industries including manufacturing, telecommunications and power networks.

In the 90’s and then from 2007 to 2018, Alistair worked for Alstom, which became GE, managing the Grid Software Solutions business across Asia Pacific and India. Alistair is now consulting to network and system operators such as AEMO where he is currently leading an ambitious initiative to implement a wide-area operations simulator, and a connections simulation tool to help manage the rapid transition to renewable generation.

Alistair has a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) from the University of Sydney and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He enjoys lots of outdoor activities including hiking and cycling, and has a passion for sailing. A bad day on the water is always better than a good day in the office is his motto!