Redback Technologies, an Australian leader in technology and renewable energy solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Adrian Knack as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
With multiple PhDs in Electrical Engineering, Electronics, and Communications Engineering, Dr. Knack is uniquely positioned to lead the Redback and Luceo teams in advancing their mission of delivering cutting-edge renewable and technological solutions.
Dr. Knack joined the Redback Technologies team in 2016 as the Director of Hardware, progressing to Director of Engineering in 2019, and then to Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in 2022. For the last 7 years, Dr. Knack has been instrumental in contributing his technical expertise as a part of the Redback team, with future innovations, to be unveiled in 2024.
During his tenure at Redback Technologies, Dr. Knack has played a pivotal role in leading the design and development of residential inverter and battery products. These products are currently being installed across Australia and New Zealand. Dr. Knack has also been instrumental in designing and developing the Luceo platform, catering to modern energy networks and businesses implementing strategies in energy efficiency.
Redback Technologies expresses confidence in Dr. Knack’s ability to steer the company towards continued growth and success. His strategic vision, technical expertise, and dedication to innovation align seamlessly with the company’s mission.
Commenting on his new role, Dr Knack said he is looking forward to Redback’s next chapter:
“As always, Redback is focused on ensuring we provide a high quality of product and service to our customers while giving every member of the team the opportunity to grow their own knowledge and careers.
I have the honour of working with some very talented team members at Redback Technologies, and I appreciate their faith and support as I undertake this new role.”
Rebecca Wang, Chief Operations Officer (COO) and Co-Founder of Redback Technologies said Dr. Knack’s appointment is a great fit for the Redback team.
“As a company deeply rooted in technology, Redback eagerly anticipates the strategic leadership of Dr. Knack in his new role. With our esteemed Chief Technology Officer now assuming the leadership mantle, we look forward to a future marked by innovative advancements and sustained growth.”