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Leadership Team

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The Star of the South is comprised of Australian founders and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) – a global leader in offshore wind. Members of our team have worked in the Australian energy and global offshore wind industries for many years across planning, environmental, technical, community and commercial roles

Chief Executive Officer - Casper Frost Thorhauge

Casper has successfully led the development and delivery of offshore wind projects in Europe and Asia totalling more than $10 billion.

Chairman - Michael Hannibal

Michael is a senior partner of Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners and is a leader in the development of the offshore wind industry globally including over 7 years as the Chief Executive Officer of Siemens Gamesa Offshore.

Founder and Executive Director - Terry Kallis

Terry is a co-founder of the Star of the South and has nearly 40 years’ experience in the power and energy industry as a key executive of government, publicly-listed and private enterprises.

Director - Per Hjelmsted

Per has been involved in the development of the global offshore wind industry for nearly 20 years’ with a particular emphasis on project identification, origination and development.