John Wisbey joined 5D Solar City as Chairman in 2018. He is also Chairman and CEO of International Lithium Corp.(TSXV:ILC) and of CONVENDIA Ltd. He has had a career as a technology entrepreneur and ex-banker. He founded two London AIM listed companies: IDOX plc, which provides software for UK Local Government, and Lombard Risk Management plc, which specialises in software for bank risk management and regulation. He more recently established CONVENDIA Ltd., a private company which specializes in software for cash flow forecasting, project valuation and M&A financial analysis. He was formerly a banker at Kleinwort Benson, where he held various roles, including a Director in the Derivatives Group, Head of Options, and corporate lending. John has acted as a public company Chairman, CEO or Director for eighteen years. He is a graduate of Cambridge University.
John believes that there is a fantastic opportunity for Africa to leapfrog more traditional power technologies, and that 5D Solar City AG can play a major part in accelerating the Continent’s development on a green basis.