Bruce Mountain
Bruce is a Melbourne based energy economist with 28 years’ experience in this field. His specialisms are in the economic regulation of networks and in the design of electricity markets and renewable energy policies. His clients have included energy regulators, government departments, industry and its associations, energy users and their associations, lenders, investment banks, other consultancies and various non-governmental organisations. He has worked mainly in Australia, Britain and South Africa but has undertaken assignments in numerous other countries. He has a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and a Master's degree in Power Systems Engineering from the University of Cape Town, a PhD in Economics from Victoria University and is qualified as a Chartered Management Accountant in England.
Amine Gassem
Amine Gassem is an independent data miner and software developer and serves clients globally from Paris. His career to-date has focused mainly on the design and development of trading and management tools for major investment banks in France. He is an internationally-recognised R developer and is active in open source software development where he is recognized as a top contributor to Stackoverflow. (His StackOverFlow profile is http://stackoverflow.com/users/1838509/agstudy). Amine has a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and Signal Processing from the prestigious Ecole des Mines de Paris and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Tunisia Polytechnic School.