Piers is an entrepreneur, fund creator, and policy activist. Piers is the co-founder and Managing Director of Energy Lab, Australia’s largest platform for Energy Incubation jointly set up by the Australian Government, Origin – Australia’s largest Energy company and the University of Technology, Sydney. He sits on the investment committee of the Early Stage Clean Energy Fund of the Government. He serves as a founding director of Climate KIC Australia and as a Governor of WWF-Australia. He has created and led large funds that have spanned across sectors. He is also Director of the EMPI-Energy Lab Accelerator.