We are thrilled to introduce you to our passionate team, dedicated to leading the charge towards a brighter, sustainable, and all-electric future. In this video, get to know the individuals who work tirelessly behind the scenes, ensuring that your journey towards adopting solar energy is seamless and rewarding.

Anthony Igmen

Managing Director

Meet Anthony, the guiding force behind Specialized Solar and Electrical, with a vision that stands at the forefront of the electrification movement.

With 15 years of extensive experience in the renewable energy industry, Anthony has witnessed the transformative power of sustainable energy and its potential to reshape our world. His journey is marked by a relentless pursuit of innovation, a profound understanding of the energy landscape, and a commitment to delivering unparalleled value to clients.

As the Managing Director, Anthony’s role extends beyond overseeing operations. He is dedicated to crafting a vision, setting strategic directions, and ensuring every team member is aligned with the mission. He fosters a culture of excellence where innovation thrives and solutions are tailored to meet clients’ unique needs.

At Specialized Solar and Electrical, they’re not just a service provider but partners in your journey towards an electrified future. Their comprehensive suite of services, from solar and battery installations to advanced electrification solutions, is designed to make the transition to renewable energy seamless and rewarding.

Always open for a conversation about the future of energy, the benefits of going solar, or understanding how to achieve your sustainability goals, Anthony invites you to connect with him. Together, with the dedicated and passionate team at Specialized Solar and Electrical, let’s pave the way to a greener, brighter tomorrow!

Raymond Hughes

Director of Sales

Meet Raymond Hughes, the driving force behind the sales initiatives at Specialized Solar and Electrical.

With a mission to spearhead the electrification movement and empower households and businesses to embrace an all-electric future. Raymond’s journey began on the shores of Cape Town, South Africa, where he built a telecommunications company during the growth period of the soccer world cup. This role honed his sales acumen and instilled a profound understanding of people’s desires, helping individuals from all business environments and leveraging the internet to reduce business costs and calls before it was considered the norm. Being ahead of the curve and an early adopter has always been his superpower.

Transitioning from the telecommunications industry, Raymond co-founded a pioneering company with a laser-focused aim to diminish our carbon footprint by leveraging smart waste technology to curtail vehicle movement, purifying our environment, and bolstering community safety. Over the years, he’s had the privilege of assembling and leading dynamic sales teams worldwide. His passion lies in crafting tailored solutions that resonate with individual needs, offering bespoke energy solutions at Specialized Solar and Electrical that align with clients’ aspirations.

As the Director of Sales, Raymond takes immense pride in mentoring the team, fostering their growth, and watching them flourish. Together, they strive to support all clients with the best possible solutions, ensuring their needs are met with precision and care. If you’re curious about how Specialized Solar and Electrical can illuminate your path to an electrified future or wish to explore the myriad benefits of energy solutions, Raymond is always eager to engage in a conversation.

Thank you for connecting with him. Together, with the dedicated team at Specialized Solar and Electrical, let’s pave the way for a brighter, sustainable tomorrow!

Samira Hughes

Chief Operating Officer

Meet Samira Hughes, the driving force behind the operations at Specialized Solar and Electrical.

With a clear mission: to lead the charge in the electrification movement, empowering households and businesses to transition seamlessly into an all-electric future. Samira’s journey has always been about making a difference, from her days as an Art Auctioneer on cruise lines, helping individuals find joy in art, to being in Real Estate, viewing homes not just as structures but as sanctuaries where families create memories and grow together, and co-founding a company dedicated to reducing our carbon footprint through smart waste technology.

Transitioning to the renewable energy sector was a natural progression for Samira, with her unwavering passion for the environment and uplifting others. Now, as the Chief Operating Officer of Specialized Solar and Electrical, she’s at the forefront of an electrification revolution. The expertise of Specialized Solar and Electrical extends beyond solar, serving as an all-encompassing energy solutions hub, delivering everything from solar and battery storage, Electric Vehicle Chargers, to cutting-edge energy-efficient appliances like Split systems, Heat Pumps, and cooktops. The goal is to craft a fully electrified, sustainable lifestyle by merging traditional and innovative energy solutions, turning this dream into a tangible reality with a seasoned team of experts and a network of trusted partners.

By advocating the adoption of diverse energy solutions and promoting an all-electric lifestyle, Samira and the team are not just providing a service; they’re paving the way for a cleaner, more sustainable world. If you’re curious about how to be a part of this electrified future or want to discuss the benefits of integrated energy solutions, Samira is always here to help.

Thank you for taking the time to get to know Samira and the mission at Specialized Solar and Electrical a little better. Together, let’s shape a brighter, electrified future!

Scott Degabriele

Head of Commercial

Meet Scott, the Head of Commercial at Specialized Solar and Electrical, whose journey into the solar industry is as enriching as it is unconventional.

With a Bachelor’s degree in Sports Management and 14 years in the AFL industry, Scott has spent the last four years immersing himself in the solar sector, embracing diverse roles and challenges.

Scott’s passion for solar energy is deeply rooted in the global shift towards electrification, driven by a desire to contribute to a cleaner and more sustainable planet. In his role at Specialized Solar and Electrical, Scott empowers businesses by enhancing their financial positions, reducing electricity costs and emissions, and helping them achieve their desired outcomes. It’s not just about providing solar solutions; it’s about building lasting partnerships and ensuring businesses thrive in an eco-friendly manner.

Outside of his professional life, Scott cherishes moments with his daughter and finds solace in fishing. He is passionate about the Dr. Charlie Teo Foundation, raising funds to find a cure for brain cancer. Looking ahead, Scott envisions Specialized Solar and Electrical becoming synonymous with home and business electrification, making it the first choice for anyone considering a sustainable energy solution.

If you’re curious about how Specialized Solar and Electrical can illuminate your path to an electrified future or wish to explore the myriad benefits of energy solutions, Scott is always here to help. Thank you for connecting with him. Together, with the dedicated team at Specialized Solar and Electrical, let’s pave the way for a brighter, sustainable tomorrow!

Troy Anderton

Solar, Battery, and Home Electrification Specialist

Meet Troy Anderton, your dedicated Solar, Battery, and Home Electrification Specialist at Specialized Solar and Electrical.

With nearly two decades in the camper trailer industry and a venture into entrepreneurship, Troy found his calling in the solar and renewable energy sector amidst the unforeseen challenges of Covid. Now, three years into this new adventure, he finds the rapid pace of innovation in the industry exhilarating and dedicates himself to simplifying the complex for those overwhelmed by the volume of information in the renewable energy world.

Troy takes pride in guiding clients through their solar journey in the ever-evolving landscape of Victoria, introducing them to cutting-edge products and revisiting past customers with new solutions. Collaborations with industry giants like SolarEdge, Sungrow, REC, Amber, Allume, and Tesla keep him and the team at the forefront of innovation, ensuring they’re always equipped with the latest knowledge.

On a personal note, Troy and his partner Kat have recently settled into what they hope is their forever home in the Dandenongs. Experiencing the charm and challenges of an older house, especially in an area known for grid outages, Troy not only offers home electrification and blackout protection services but also personally values these solutions.

As he continues to explore commercial projects, apartment solutions, and off-grid systems, Troy embraces the steep learning curve and the continuous discovery at Specialized Solar and Electrical. If you’re contemplating a sustainable shift for your property, Troy is here to assist and illuminate your path to a greener future. Thank you for considering Specialized Solar and Electrical for your journey.

Tim O’Bryan

Solar and Batteries Specialist

Meet Tim, your trusted Solar and Batteries Specialist at Specialized Solar and Electrical.

Bringing a rich 17-year background in the construction industry and hands-on experience building everything from cozy homes to grand hotels across three states. His experience as a plumber has endowed him with a unique perspective, enabling him to recognize quality products and seamlessly integrate solar systems into existing structures.

At Specialized Solar and Electrical, Tim crafts tailored solar solutions, designed specifically for your home and your family’s energy consumption patterns, with a vision to future-proof your home for a fully electrified future. To Tim, solar energy is more than just an alternative power source. It’s about empowering Australian families, providing them with the independence to break free from major energy corporations, and offering ethically sourced, durable products that are a long-term investment in a sustainable future.

Tim is committed to a holistic approach to energy, aiming not just to reduce your electricity bill but also to move away from gas and cut down on fuel expenses. The ever-evolving landscape of solar technology keeps him on his toes, and he relishes the opportunity to learn from trusted partners and suppliers, ensuring he stays updated on the latest innovations. As Specialized Solar and Electrical continues to grow and innovate, Tim is excited to be at the forefront, ensuring customers always have access to the best and most advanced solutions available. Together, let’s light the way to a brighter, more sustainable future.

Chelsea Tennant

Operations Manager

Meet Chelsea, the Operations Manager at Specialized Solar and Electrical, with over 5 ½ years steering the operations reins and managing in-house trade teams and subcontractors.

Chelsea’s primary focus is ensuring all customers are seamlessly scheduled for their solar and electrical installations, contributing to the company’s forefront position in promoting a cleaner, sustainable future. She takes pride in ensuring that customers not only receive the best products but also benefit from a system design tailored specifically to their home and needs, creating a brighter tomorrow, one installation at a time.

When she’s not orchestrating schedules or overseeing trades, Chelsea is called to the great outdoors, cherishing every moment spent with friends while camping, fishing, or navigating challenging terrains with her 4WD. The horizon for Specialized Solar and Electrical is ever-expanding, constantly evolving to offer communities innovative solutions to electrify their homes and businesses. From state-of-the-art split systems and heat pumps to advanced solar panels and batteries, their offerings empower customers and contribute positively to the environment.

Looking ahead, Chelsea envisions expanding the operations team and furthering her expertise in the technical field on-site. Together, they’re not just building a business; they’re crafting a legacy of sustainability.

Rachel Tennant

Customer Support Manager

Meet Rachel, your dedicated Customer Support Manager at Specialized Solar and Electrical.

With over 7 years of experience in customer support and a year and a half serving valued clients at Specialized Solar and Electrical. Rachel plays a pivotal role in ensuring that customers have a seamless experience, assisting with everything from paperwork to monitoring solar systems and addressing support needs.

What Rachel loves about Specialized Solar and Electrical is its forward-thinking approach. The company is not just about providing solar solutions but also about creating a positive impact on the environment, and being a part of this vision is truly rewarding for her. When she’s not assisting customers, you’ll find Rachel on the road, capturing moments with her closest friends for their YouTube channel, reminding her of the beauty of our world and the importance of preserving it.

Looking to the future with Specialized Solar and Electrical, Rachel aims to continuously enhance her skills and knowledge to ensure that customers always receive the best experience possible. After all, your satisfaction is our success.

Steven Nguyen

Scheduling and Appointments Coordinator

Meet Steven, your go-to Scheduling and Appointments Coordinator at Specialized Solar and Electrical.

As the first point of contact for esteemed clients, Steven takes pride in ensuring that your journey with the team starts on the right note. From a young age, the idea of harnessing the sun’s energy to power our lives has fascinated him, and today, he’s thrilled to be part of a team making this vision a reality.

At Specialized Solar and Electrical, Steven’s role is more than just scheduling. It’s about connecting you, the valued customer, with a team of specialists dedicated to crafting the perfect solar solution for your needs. His passion extends beyond work into a keen interest in real estate, viewing a house not just as bricks and mortar but as a sanctuary where memories are created and families grow. This perspective aligns perfectly with his mission at Specialized Solar and Electrical: helping homeowners transition to an all-electric home, ensuring not just a house, but a sustainable home for the future.