Robert Skjodt

Co-opted Board Member


Vision for Wind Power in South Africa: To create continuous sustainable growth of the industry is a catalyst for a positive and measurable impact in terms of South African goods and services supply, skills development, national policy-making and energy mix transformation.

What makes SAWEA relevant? SAWEA represents wind power supporters, wind turbine owners, industry suppliers and companies in South Africa with an interest in wind energy.

Why would you encourage someone to become a member? The industry needs to be a strong voice, and it requires engagement and support.

Employment / Company / Designation: CEO Engie

Years of experience in energy or related sectors: 28 years

Role within the industry: IPP and investor in utility-size wind and solar projects across Africa currently with 400 MW in operation and construction in South Africa and Kenya