Anoop Nambiar, DSO Lead, Ausnet

Anoop leads Distribution System Operator (DSO) initiatives that seek to maximise value for customers and communities through the Energy Transition from within the AusNet Network Management team.Anoop waspreviouslythe AusNet program lead for the EDGE CER market integration trial undertaken with AEMO from 2020 to 2023.

He has 17 years of experience in the Australian energy industry, starting with VenCorp (subsequently AEMO) in 2007 and spending over 10 years at AEMO in leadership and executive roles where he helped deliver operational and strategic energy market initiatives such as the implementation of the NEM Power of Choice program, establishment of the Gas Supply Hub and delivery of the Short Term Trading Market.


Anoop has an MBA from the University of Melbourne and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering.

Where you can see them

8 May

Panel | From Theory to Reality: Examining the Early Experience of DERMs Implementation and What Comes Next?

2:45 pm - 3:15 pm at Leadership Summit

What have we learned about DERMS management at network level, and what opportunities flow from this experience? Where is it going and what’s next?

Speakers: Ruchika Deora, Head of Product, SEC Victoria Tim Lewsey, Manager Intelligent Grid Enablement, Energy Queensland Anoop Nambiar, DSO Lead, Ausnet Albert Pors, Manager Future Grid Technology, Endeavour Energy Roshanth Sivanathan, Head of DSO & DER Integration, CitiPower, Powercor & United Energy