Robert Grant

Director Energy, Fortescue Future Industries Australia

Rob Grant commenced as Director Energy of Fortescue Metals Group in April 2020 with responsibility for the Company’s important growth initiatives in the energy portfolio, including renewables and hydrogen.

He brings engineering and commercial experience spanning more than 20 years in the international energy and infrastructure industry, including nine years as Chief Executive Officer of Pacific Hydro, a global clean energy provider with a significant renewable energy footprint in Australia and internationally.

Prior to joining Fortescue, Rob was Chair of the Clean Energy Investor Group – representing over 20 institutional investors owning over 70 clean energy power stations and over A$11 billion in investment in the national electricity market.

Rob holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering and has completed an MBA and Master of Applied Finance at Melbourne and Macquarie Universities.