Founder & CEO, Padotech
Thomas is a French engineer/entrepreneur, with 9 years’ experience in Renewables, Oil & Gas, Power & Utilities.
He started his career in Brazil (6 years), in charge of business development in Latin America for Hamon, a European equipment manufacturer. He was awarded Grand Prix VIE by French government export agency in 2012. He was then appointed Sales Director APAC in South Korea (2 years) to manage business development teams in Asia and coordinate strategy, operations and best practices implementation.
In 2018, Thomas moved to Australia where he launched PadoTech, a consulting company connecting research institutes, industries and investors. Padotech actively represents HDF (Hydrogene De France) in Australia/Pacific Area.
Passionate about energy, he regularly participates in industry events to promote international collaborations and cleantech innovations. Thomas holds a master of engineering from french school Arts et Métiers ParisTech and graduated from LEAD Program at Stanford University.