Roberto Forlani

C.E.O & Chairman


Veteran of the Solar power industry with over 15 years experience operating at various levels across many international solar projects.
Completed design & construction of first solar plant in 2002.
Commissioned, supported and serviced over 500MW of solar plants in Italy, Europe and Asia, across hundreds of individual plants between 2004 and 2014.
These include - the world's pioneering (and largest at the time -3.5MW) Persano Solar Plant, Italy; 26MW in Fuente Alamo, Spain; 70 MW in Ravenna, Italy and 120MW in Thailand.
Founded Power Clouds in 2013 to move into plant ownership.
A graduate in Electronic Engineering with specialization in power electronics and automation from University of Salerno in Italy.

Vincent Browne

C.F.O & Board member


Has an extensive background in finance and operations, including experience in merger & acquisitions, project finance and capital market transactions for both public and private companies. Since 2008, he has worked predominantly the US public markets as CEO/CFO of OTC listed companies and has served as a consultant to others involving M&A, spinouts, 10K and S1 SEC filings and corporate restructuring. Currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Axiologix Inc., (AXLX), a technology sector acquisition vehicle. From 2000 to 2005 he founded a number of technology startups. Prior to this, Mr. Browne was Head of Procurement with Esat Telecom Group, Ireland's premier competitive telecom operator, quoted on NASDAQ. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) degree from University College Dublin and is also a contributor in commercialization of research and technology projects with the Technology and Enterprise Campus at Trinity College Dublin.

Lorenzo Silvestre

Italy country manager


Mr. Silvestre has an extensive background in the development of Solar Projects in Europe market. Since 2002 he has worked as agent and distributor of international manufacturers of technological products for the development of Photovoltaic Plants, i.e. Sharp, Santerno, ABB-Powerone, Canadian Solar, Sun Power, BP Solar, Aleo solar, Bosch, Del Solar, Delta Elecrtonics. Since 2004 he sets up a group of companies controlled by his holding Gaia Energy Ltd becoming a leader in turnkey construction and operation of energy production plants from renewables all over the Italy. Since today his group installed and distribuited over than 110 MWp of energy power only from renewables. Due to his propensity to green energy, Mr. Silvestre has enabled several research projects in joint venture with University of Naples and Italian National Research Centre for the optimization of energy production processes by different renewables sources (solar, biomass, eolico, hydro, etc.). His next goal will be the hydrogen production from renewables.

Nicola Grieco

Japan country manager


Nicola Grieco has extensive experience in the Asia Pacific rim, having worked in Hong Kong and Mainland China for fifteen years. As Marketing Manager for major textile manufacturers he was responsible for garment production of several famous Italian brands. Since moving to Japan in 1997 Nicola has working for a Recruitment Firms “InterSearch Japan Inc.” As a Human Resources Specialists Nicola was responsible for evaluating, recruiting, screening, interviewing and placing higher-skilled professionals in a wide variety of industries. In 2014 Nicola joined Power Clouds Japan a subsidiary of Power Clouds Inc. As a Country Manager and Resource Manager of Power Clouds Japan Nicola is involved in few projects with a series of tasks that need to be coordinated to be completed successfully in the right sequence to avoid conflicts. No task can be completed without appropriate resources and Nicola is responsible for ensuring that the organization has the right people with the right skills available at the right time to accomplish the work that needs to be done. Nicola holds an Electrical Science Diploma from Technical Institute ITIS, Italy.