About us

Solar for Schools is a social impact business funded by the University of East Anglia and other social impact investors who share the vision of delivering social value by helping society become more sustainable from education through solar.

Management team

Robert Schrimpff

Co-Founder & CEO

Martin Augustin

Co-Founder & COO

Ann Flaherty

Business and Projects Manager UK

Sarah Finder

Education Specialist, Projects Manager Germany

Suresh Oliver

Business and Projects Manager India

Education Board

Installing solar panels on schools has a huge impact on influencing the next generation to live more sustainably, but it is just the start of what we do.
We are delighted that some of the most eminent specialists in the field of sustainability education have agreed to help us do more by guiding us in creating and collecting together the best sustainable teaching resources available worldwide.

Ann Finlayson

Education Advisor

Wendy Litherland

Education Advisor

Glynis Goldsbrough

Education Advisor

Wolf-Rüdeger Schanz

Education Advisor

Stephen Finnegan

Education Advisor

Board & Advisors

Experienced Board and Shareholders who advise us on fund governance, infrastructure funds & online businesses​

David Cardale

Chairman of the Board & Shareholder​

Ted Scheidegger

Non-Exec Director

Vish Senarathna

CFO

Alexander Rietz

Advisor & Shareholder​

Martin Schrimpff​

Advisor & Shareholder

Country teams

Germany

Zharin Atanasov

Project Developer

Sina Hesse

Project Manager

Julian Albrecht

Project Manager

Matthias Schwarz

Project Developer

India

Fredrick Xavier

Project Developer

Akshay Oliver

Marketing Communications

UK

Helen Biro

Schools Communications