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 Programme Manager

Suresh Oliver

Business and Projects Manager India

Rainer Schmid


Education Group

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

Glynis Goldsbrough

Education Advisor

Wolf-Rüdeger Schanz

Education Advisor

Stephen Finnegan

Education Advisor

Richard Hurst

Education Advisor

Henry Greenwood

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

Alexander Rietz

Advisor & Shareholder​

Martin Schrimpff​

Advisor & Shareholder​

Country teams


Sina Hesse

Project Manager


Fredrick Xavier

Project Developer

Akshay Oliver

Marketing & Communications


Katherine Caroline López Rodríguez

Marketing & Communications

Shannon Jackson

Funding & Projects Manager

Wendy Litherland

Education Advisor

Deva Palanisamy

Mobile Application Developer


Ricard Gasol

Business and Projects Manager Spain

Albert Capella

Business and Projects Manager Spain

Mike Marqués

Head of Business Development / Partner Recruitment / Marketing

New Zealand

Simon Parker

Business and Projects Manager New Zealand