YZ Consulting was founded by Yannick Zapf, after spending over a decade in the renewable energy space in Europe, South Africa and Australia.
Yannick is a renewable energy all-rounder with a strong background in management and engineering.
As Head of C&I solar PV for specialist engineering consultancy Clean Technology Partners, Yannick led a team of engineers and project managers to advance the uptake of solar PV in Australia. Having joined in its early stages, Yannick played a key role in growing the business significantly. Later on, as Head of Sales, Yannick focused on services for large scale solar, wind and storage projects.
As a technical Project Manager at Germany’s largest wind energy developer & operator WPD, Yannick had previously developed expertise in project development for onshore wind projects.
Yannick is passionate about making a contribution and is involved in several start-up incubators as a mentor, keeping his finger on the pulse of the renewable energy industry in Australia and internationally.