After starting off as a business consultant, Philip Skrbic joined the management of the Blue Minds Solutions in 2023. He specialized in innovative business models, market analysis, and identifying future needs, novelties, and trends. He holds a master’s degree in “Urban Renewable Energy Systems” from FH Technikum Wien and possesses extensive technical knowledge in renewable energy systems, energy law and economics, project management and financing, as well as urban development concepts. His master’s thesis focused on researching the solar process heat potential of the industry in South Africa at Stellenbosch University in Cape Town. Prior to joining The Blue Minds Company, he worked at the Austrian Institute of Technology, focusing on marketing and communication in areas like Smart Grids, Smart City, Smart Buildings, and energy. Since joining Blue Minds Philip had the lead in establishing the startup Energy Hero and in several strategic consulting projects focusing, amongst others, on procurement, renewable energy investments and energy efficiency.