Marlise Schmidt



Vision for Wind power in South Africa: To be a catalyst for positive change, driving initiatives that propel the wind energy sector forward, kick-starting out economy and creating much needed employment for South Africa.  

What makes SAWEA relevant? It creates a unified platform for the Wind industry to drive growth and development. 

Why would you encourage someone to become a member? You need a seat at the table if you want your voice to be heard! 

Employment / Company / Designation: Globeleq, General Counsel 

Years of experience in energy or related sectors: 1

Role within the industry: In-house legal leading legal aspects aspects of development, acquisition, financing, closing and operations of solar PV, onshore wind, hydro and gas projects in South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia, Namibia, Eswatini, Uganda, and Botswana.