Jarrad Gregory Wright is an MScEng(Elec) qualified electrical engineer and registered PrEng with ECSA. He is a member of the SAIEE, CIGRE and IEEE.
Jarrad has extensive power sector experience in 11 African countries in generation, transmission and distribution of electrical power.
More recently, as a Regional Manager for Energy Exemplar (Africa), his main strategic project was the establishment and expansion of the specialised software company into a respected energy consulting firm and class leading simulation tool of choice for energy market operations/planning in Africa.
At the end of 2015 Jarrad took the opportunity to join the newly established CSIR Energy Center as a Principal Engineer. His passion involving the intersection of technical and economics aspects of power systems has motivated him to pursue his Ph.D. at WITS University.