Sun Cable’s team is
comprised of world-leading
experts in their field

Sun Cable is a multinational company founded in Australia and Singapore in 2018 by David, Mac and Fraser.

Our team is comprised of world-leading experts across a range of fields, including renewable power development, electrical, photovoltaics and civil engineering, HVDC, planning and approvals, international relations, economics and project management.

Founders

David Griffin

Chief Executive Officer

David Griffin has been active in developing utility-scale solar and wind farms in Australia since 2000 and South Africa since 2010, through his own development companies and during his time as General Manager of Development at Infigen Energy. Some of his projects include the 64MW Warwick Solar Farm (QLD), 30MW Corowa Solar Farm (NSW), 89.1MW Alinta Wind Farm (WA), 80MW Nojoli Wind Farm (South Africa) and the 96MW Jasper Solar Farm (South Africa). Of the projects David has developed to date, 1GW has been commissioned, and approximately 2 GW are in the advanced stage of development or under construction.

Mac Thompson

Mac Thompson

Chief Operating Officer

Mac Thompson is an experienced technology business founder and CEO. He founded and built DigiGuard, an Australian and New Zealand wide IT business continuity firm, headquartered in Melbourne, and sold it to Iron Mountain (NYSE:IRM).

He then founded, built and sold CloudRecover, Australia’s largest enterprise private cloud storage and online backup business, to J2Global (NASDAQ:JCOM).

Dr Fraser Thompson

Chief Strategy Officer

Fraser is the co-founder and CEO of AlphaBeta, an economic strategy firm, based in Singapore. He is a globally-recognised expert on sustainable development and energy transition issues, working with a range of governments, investors, and multilateral institutions.

His past work has included developing the Master Plan on ASEAN Connectivity 2025 (which included understanding how to accelerate the implementation of the ASEAN Power Grid), developing Indonesia’s national circular economy strategy, and working with Temasek on understanding investment and business opportunities related to sustainable energy transition in Asia. Fraser was a founding director and inaugural President of the Australian Chamber of Commerce in ASEAN (AustCham ASEAN), launched by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull in Singapore in 2017, and a board member of the Australian Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. Fraser previously worked with McKinsey & Company for almost 9 years as a leader in their sustainability practice (with particular expertise on carbon abatement and resource productivity) and with the World Bank before that. He is a Rhodes Scholar, with a PhD in Economics from Oxford University.

Corporate Management

David Griffin

Chief Executive Officer

Mac Thompson

Chief Operating Officer

Kristen Patrick

Financial Controller

Elaine Cheng

Assistant Accountant

Shani Veenhoven

Project Accountant

Technical

Dr Radnya Mukhedkar

Electrical
(HVDC)

Saijie Sim

Electrical
(Submarine Cable)

Dr Davood Dehestani

Electrical
(Storage & Inverters)

Luke Marshall

Photovoltaics Engineer

Dr Quy Dang

Principal Power Systems Engineer

Cole Johnson

Research Analyst (Solar)

Finnian Murphy

Photovoltaics Engineer

Alwyn Ramshaw

Photovoltaics Engineer

Elizabeth Harrison

Project Engineer

Optimisation Engineering

Andrew Coffey

Chief Optimisation Engineer

Joe Bunton

Design Mathematician

Lachlan Robertson

Software Engineer

Dr Jakub Tomczyk

Markets & Risk Modeller

Strategy and Government Engagement

Dr Fraser Thompson

Chief Strategy Officer

Georgie Skipper

Chief of Corporate and Government Affairs

Rufus Frost

Analyst

Dom Dwyer

Government Affairs Analyst

Andrew Treble

Head of Government Liasion

Project Management

Peter Jones

Head of Project Management Office & Electrical
(Transmission)

Obie Vetter

Project Engineer

Andrew Barton

Project Director

Access, Development and Delivery

Paul Hobbs

Chief Civil Engineer

Mark Branson

Chief Development Manager

Erick Ditto

Country Representative
(Indonesia)

Mia Hertita

Office Manager (Indonesia)

Evi Pudjiastuti

Environmental Officer (Indonesia)

Mike Cook

Chief of Logistics

Jett Street

Community & Public Affairs Manager

Paul Nicholls

GIS Development Officer

Ralph Mitchell

Research Analyst (Civil)

Joe Sheridan

Development Manager

Jess Mcleod

Indigenous Relations Manager