RayGen Resources Pty Ltd is an Australian solar technology business with world-leading capability in the new generation of solar power.

About RayGen

RayGen’s mission is to deliver the most commercially attractive solar energy solutions for renewable customers everywhere.

With this in mind, the RayGen team conceived the design for its signature, ground-breaking product – PV Ultra – the only tower-mounted concentrated photovoltaic technology available. In addition to generating the most efficient and cost-effective solar electricity, PV Ultra also delivers the lowest cost renewable heat.

RayGen is a small, dedicated team with 30 staff across engineering, manufacturing and sales. We are based in Melbourne and regional Victoria. RayGen has received various awards for its innovations in the field of solar energy, including:

The RayGen PV Ultra system has already been deployed in three 250kWAC systems, operating in Newbridge, Victoria.

RayGen also has a 25MWAC (75MWco-generation) p.a. module manufacturing facility in Blackburn, Victoria.

Organisation Profiles

Jorn Hammer

Chief Executive Officer

  • Led Global Commercial turnaround of Vestas Wind, resulting in global order intake moving from 3b to 6b euros
  • 15 years’ experience in senior executive roles with Vestas Wind – world’s largest wind turbine manufacturer
  • Led the turnaround of Vestas’ India business, restoring Vestas to a leading position in that market

Dr. John Lasich

Chief Technology Officer

  • 30 years’ experience in the solar sector including designing, building and operating eight utility scale, high efficiency photovoltaic power stations
  • Recognised as a world expert in Concentrated Photovoltaic technology

Richard Payne

Chief Operating Officer

  • Deep background in developing and commercialising new energy technologies, including fuel cells and solar
  • Established and integrated international value chains for market leading energy technologies in Australia, Europe and Asia

Brendt Henricus

Finance Director

  • Deep experience in financial and risk management, compliance and contract negotiation
  • Led finance teams in publicly listed (ASX) and private companies across a variety of sectors in markets including Australia, Middle East & North Africa, South Africa, Asia and UK

Will Mosley

Head Of Sales

  • Specialised in strategy, transformation and cost reduction at McKinsey & Company
  • Worked with senior executives across the energy industry, including power gentailers, mining, oil & gas majors and industrial energy users

Alexa Thompson

Head Of Strategy

  • Delivered strategic and operational projects at McKinsey & Company, working with top teams of private and public sector organisations in Australia and New Zealand
  • Specialised in strategy, regulatory strategy and transformation in energy, finance and public sectors