Penny Prasad is a chemical engineer with over 23 years of experience working with manufacturing industries.
In 2013, Penny was awarded a Glencore Xtrata Energy Leaders Scholarship and has completed a Master of Energy Studies with the International Energy Centre.
Penny is a CCIQ Sustainability Coach based in Brisbane and is also a Certified Measurement and Verification Professional (CMVP) through the Association of Energy Engineers and Efficiency Valuation Organization.
She is a founding director of The Ecoefficiency Group with recent project experience in Level 2 Energy Audits.
Penny has had extensive involvement with ecoBiz, in addition to 9 years of employment in food manufacturing with CSR Sugar Ltd and National Foods Ltd working in various operational roles including Quality Manager, Team Leader and Production Manager.
Penny can provide a unique perspective to SMEs in Queensland that is informed by her considerable experience and education in Internal Environmental Auditing, Development planning, Chemical Engineering and Energy Studies.
As a member of the Association of Energy Engineers, Dairy Industry Association Australia and Engineers without Borders; Penny has experience in, water management plans, energy assessments, industry carbon footprint/inventories, life cycle assessment and public environment reporting.
Penny is a director of The Ecoefficiency Group which aims to achieve economic outcomes through sustainable practices. Working with businesses to developed tailored sustainability solutions for the ever changing business landscape. More on The Ecoefficiency Group can be found here.