Advisory Board

Carbon & Renewables

Mario Grech  


Specialising in renewable energy and sustainable high value agri-innovation start-up’s and projects, Mario leads a broad scope of intervention across Government engagement, offer documentation, M&A, fiduciary duties, institutional and private investment raising, off-take negotiation and commercialisation of technology. Former Commonwealth Bank of Australia Director, Commbank Europe (Malta), Mario is a well regarded financial expert in Impact Sectors, with specialisation in Carbon & Renewable Energy Consulting, Carbon Market Mediation and long-term carbon unit procurement management.

Responsible for establishing the original carbon offset framework and implementing the first carbon offset program certified by a sovereign government prior to ratification of the Kyoto Protocol, Mario managed BP Australia’s implementation of the BP Global Choice Program and developed four Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Projects such as Eco-Gasifier facility, landfill methane generation, a fuel-switching project and landfill diversion technology.