Our Management Team

Meet Our Management Team

The Energy Alliance has a team of energy experts who bring more than 50 years of combined Australian energy industry experience to the fore.  We take great pride in our extremely low staff turnover and the ongoing continuity we have within our team. 

Our team of energy analysts provide accurate assessments for each site we evaluate and negotiate with energy retailers to ensure appropriate pricing, network structures and incentives. 

Kevin Kalinko

Kevin has a background in senior management roles in ASX 100 and ASX 200 listed companies and in private equity. Kevin owns and manages a portfolio of companies spanning the energy, education and property services sectors. Kevin also sits on the Board and is involved with several not-for-profit and philanthropic organisations.

Samantha Wallace

Samantha is the General Manager of The Energy Alliance and has over 12 years of experience in the Australian energy sector. Sam’s expertise across various facets of the energy industry has provided a unique outlook that is client focused and values oriented. Sam is highly regarded for her honesty and integrity and drives a culture of customer-first throughout the organisation.

Ben Robinson

Ben has held senior management roles in financial services and founded a pioneering outdoor digital media company which later exited in 2012. Ben’s background in both public and private energy management companies brings a wealth of energy knowledge to the table coupled with his innovative approach. Ben is passionate about forging sustainable partnerships and delivering successful outcomes for Government and large corporates with complex energy demands.

Karyn Dinicolantonio

Karyn has been involved in the Energy sector for more than 10 years.  In that time, Karyn has worked within the administration/customer service department, working closely with energy retailers and metering providers, managing pricing and generating agreements. Karyn heads up our Operations team, managing our administration, system improvements, as well as the tenders team and customer care program.

Kylie Schulz - Wyborn

Kylie has a background in Accounting, Administration and Customer Service. Kylie has worked in many sectors such as publishing, manufacturing, not-for-profit and retail/service organisations and has been involved in the Energy sector for more than 8 years. Kylie currently heads up our Finance department. Whilst predominantly looking after the financials for the business Kylie also works closely with our Customer Relations team, energy retailers and metering providers to ensure that our customers sites transfer correctly and in a timely manner.