Board and Management

  • Marcelo Rouco

    Chairman of the Board, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer

    Marcelo founded Ecosave Pty Ltd in 2002 and over the last 11 years has grown it into an industry leading energy and water services company.

    Marcelo has 25 years of experience in leading people and companies, including as a business turnaround specialist working for a corporate training multinational.

    Marcelo set up his first business at age 21.

    Marcelo’s focus is on sales management, financial and corporate training and development.

    Marcelo’s vision is to ensure that Ecosave continues growing profitably to become the first global energy services company to offer every piece of the energy services puzzle.

  • Robin Archibald

    Executive Director and Chief Operations Officer

    Robin is a carbon management and energy efficiency specialist. Robin manages a team of engineering and environmental professionals to deliver energy and water saving solutions throughout Australian and New Zealand.

    His extensive technical skills cover all facets of carbon, energy and water management including corporate policy development, sustainability program development, energy and water efficiency, metering and monitoring, environmentally sustainable design, compliance reporting, innovation and project management.

    Robin has managed teams at Coffey Environments and UGL Services Beyond Green prior to joining Ecosave as the Chief Operating Officer.

  • Ben Samways

    Director and National Operations Manager

    Director and National Operations Manager

    Ben manages our team of engineering professionals and has a proven track record of managing teams and projects to deliver performance based outcomes for businesses. He has extensive experience across multiple sectors, including industrial performance contracting, building energy efficiency and Energy Performance Contracting (EPC).

    Ben has extensive experience in the management of the EPC process from the tender process, through delivery to sustaining the benefits. Ben has developed and implemented projects in the built environment utilising technologies such as co/ tri-generation, lighting, HVAC, BMS and water efficiency and in the industrial sector diverse technologies such as solar circulation and mini-hydro, multivariable predictive control and process simulation.

    Ben has a BScEng (HONS) in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering with PMP certification and also an Advanced Diploma in Project Management from the University of New England.

  • Andres Antonini

    Independent Non - Executive Director

    Andy has over 25 years experience in Sales and Marketing roles with a particular focus on the development, implementation and enablement of CRM, database marketing and lead generation strategies.

    Having held several marketing strategy and consulting positions for global organisations such as Ogilvy & Mather, Andy has consulted at an executive level across many local and multi national businesses, focusing on helping them generate leads and drive client engagement through database and content–driven marketing. 

    Andy has also held General Management roles across data, marketing and consulting businesses, and is currently Chief Operating Officer of a mid stage ASX-listed digital start-up.

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