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

Head of Education

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

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


Alexander Rietz

Advisor & Shareholder​

Martin Schrimpff​

Advisor & Shareholder​

Country teams


Sina Hesse

Project Manager

Matthias Schwarz

Project Developer


Fredrick Xavier

Project Developer

Akshay Oliver

Marketing & Communications


Zharin Atanasov

Project Developer

Katherine Caroline López Rodríguez

Marketing & Communications

Shannon Jackson

Bondholder / Projects Manager


Ricard Gasol

Business and Projects Manager Spain

Albert Capella

Business and Projects Manager Spain

New Zealand

Simon Parker

Business and Projects Manager New Zealand