The core executive team has been created specifically to address the complex and unique characteristics related to integration of renewables into the power supply for mining and industrial sites


Lon Taranaki

Chief Executive Officer
Lon’s extensive operational experience, which includes line and general management roles, ensures a deep understanding of the dynamics of mine and construction sites and excellent communications with clients.

Lon is responsible for driving Minegenco’s development activity from generation of investment opportunities through to finalizing power purchase agreements with mining industry clients.

Dheeraj Aggarwal

Head of Commercial / Optimization
Over the last seven years, Dheeraj has worked in renewables originating, evaluating, structuring, financing and closing transactions – mainly wind, in Europe and Australasia.

Dheeraj is responsible for taking development projects originated and screened by Lon and our team of advisors from early evaluations through to financial close, including project finance.

Jeremy Ayre

Founder and Director
Co-founder of AWR Lloyd and Baker Steel ResourcesTrust with 30 years of experience in the mining industry, including advising Rio Tinto’s board on capital investments and strategy as a member of its Business Evaluation Team.

Jeremy is a member of Minegenco’s Investment Committee and Board.

Responsible for finalization of Commercial Proposals and mine due diligence.

Franck Constant

Founder and Director
Co-founder and President of Sonnedix until 2016 and Constant Energy in 2017. Developed Sonnedix into a global solar IPP with over 350MW in operation and a presence in eight countries – including France, UK, Japan, Thailand, South Africa.

Franck is a member of Minegenco’s Investment Committee and Board.

Responsible for project finance and EPC selection.