Renee is currently Head of Marketing Planning and Segments at EnergyAustralia. Reporting to the Chief Customer Offer, Renee is responsible for the health of the entire retail P&L, development of the customer and segment strategies and value propositions, marketing planning and performance for both the Home and Business segments.
In 2015 Renee was named #2 in Top 20 Influential Gas Leaders in Australia by Gas Today. In November 2014, Renee was awarded the Australian Financial Review BOSS Magazine Young Executive of the Year. She was also recognised by Chief Executive Women and awarded a leadership scholarship to attend INSEAD.
Between 2013 and 2016, Renee was also a Director of the Energy Retailers Association of Australia.
Previously Renee held a number of roles at EnergyAustralia (formerly TRUenergy) being:
– General Manager, Retail Regulation and Compliance at EnergyAustralia;
– Corporate Strategy & Advocacy Manager (Strategy & Corporate Affairs); and
– Carbon Implementation Manager (Energy Markets); and
– Commercial Advisor in Generation Development (Business Development, Operations & Construction).Renee was also a corporate lawyer at Freehills (Herbert Smith Freehills).
In 2008 Renee co-authored the first climate change law text book in Australia entitled “Global Climate Change: Australian Law and Policy” (LexisNexis – August 2008). Renee is also the author of Chapter 11, Renewable Energy Law, in the book entitled Clean Energy Law (LexisNexis 2012).
In 2010, Renee was invited by the Japanese Government for the Invitation Future Business Counterpart Programme. Between October 2007 and April 2008 Renee was an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Western Australia and in 2009 was named a Young Gun Lawyer by Lawyers Weekly.