Partner & Head of Business Development
Swimsol - Austria
Dominik Schmitz is partner and head of business development for the floating solar energy company Swimsol. Developing renewable energy projects has been his main area of expertise since the start of his career in 2005. Before joining Swimsol in 2011, Dominik worked in the private sector and as a freelancer to develop and finance international UN climate mitigation projects in Southeast Asia, Eastern Europe and South America. His responsibility at Swimsol is to develop offshore floating PV projects in new markets, as well as to acquire research funding for the company’s strategic innovation.
At the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences in Vienna, Dominik is a Senior Scientist and Lecturer where he is inter alia teaching entrepreneurship for social business start-up ideas.