Christina Kirsch – ClearSky Solar
Dr. Christina Kirsch is the founding Director of the not-for-profit community energy organization ClearSky Solar Investments, a social enterprise that links community investors with high quality, low risk solar projects launched in 2013. Christina is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a registered organisational psychologist with a PhD from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. Christina has over 20 years’ experience working as researcher, academic and consultant on major organizational change and technology projects. As a social entrepreneur her passion is conscious capitalism, shared value initiatives and transformational change leading into the post-carbon economy. In her work, Christina supports national and international organisations on strategic alignment and projects that harnesses the opportunities inherent in the transition to a more sustainable economy. Christina is available to share her experience in developing business models and strategies that empower local communities to benefit not only environmentally, but economically from the generation of clean energy.