Our Team.

Neil Canby

Managing Director


Neil has a strong background in strategy execution, having worked as a management consultant for a number of large multinational consulting and systems implementation practices. Neil has a detailed understanding of the Western Australian electricity industry, gained whilst working for Western Power from 2006 to 2013, and previously when providing consulting services to Western Power between 1998 and 2003.

Neil has experience building and expanding established businesses, through both business development and project delivery execution. This includes experience in establishing a start-up business and taking it through to successful execution of its first multimillion dollar project.

Neil graduated from the University of Essex, England (BA Hons Accounting and Financial Management) is a Chartered Accountant (ICAEW) and a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.


Andrew Vlahov OAM

Co-founder


Andrew has a strong background in business development, innovation, marketing and team orientated success bringing to Sunrise Energy Group the unique combination of elite sport and corporate success. Previous appointments include being CEO of an ASX listed energy company, CEO and owner of the Perth Wildcats as well as numerous appointments within the sport of basketball.

Andrew has more than 10 years experience working with Australian companies to advance their commercial relationships in Asia in particular China, Singapore and Indonesia.

Andrew is a 4 time Olympian, winner of the Medal of the Order of Australia and winner of the West Australian of the Year (Sport). Andrew graduated from Stanford University, USA (Economics).