Emberpulse is designed and developed in Australia and patented internationally by Embertec.

Embertec is an Australian energy efficiency technology company, founded in 2004. We’ve installed over 1.5 million energy saving devices in homes across Australia, Canada and the USA.

Our products are intelligent, reliable and easy to use. We are committed to two principles; technology that contributes to a better environment and ground breaking research and development that raise the bar for consumers.

Embertec has an extensive engineering and data science team that is committed to continuous improvement. We are continually researching new technologies to ensure our customers achieve the maximum possible energy savings.

Our team

Embertec has an experienced board of directors and leadership team that are guiding the company in international growth, cutting-edge research and development.


Joe Hersch

Joe has spent 35 years building business and enjoying the creative process of delivering innovation to world markets. Joe was CEO of Breville Group for 17 years where he built a world-class research and development team, which has provided the platform for Breville’s continued international success.

Joe views Embertec’s energy efficiency technology as an elegant solution and supports its long-term business potential.


Domenico Gelonese
Chief Executive Officer & President, Founder, Director

Domenico is the CEO of Embertec. He founded the company in collaboration with his father, Tony, and is the passion and driving force behind the development and commercialisation of the company’s energy efficiency technology. Domenico has a Bachelor of Economics from Adelaide University.


Ray Weekes

Ray is a member of the Royal Children’s Hospital Foundation Board in Queensland and CEO-in-Residence and Adjunct Professor in the Faculty of Business at the Queensland University of Technology. Ray is also a former CEO of Rothmans Holdings Limited and Managing Director of Castlemaine Perkins Ltd. He is currently the Chairman of the CEO Institute in Queensland and advisor to various high-profile companies.


Dr. Andrew Bollen

Since completing his computer science doctorate at the Australian National University, Andrew has worked in high tech research and development, start-up management, investment banking, institutional portfolio management and venture investing in Australia, the US and Hong Kong.

Andrew has played a key role in raising funds for start-ups, serving on their boards, helping to manage their growth and structuring and negotiating public and private transactions. Andrew is the Executive Director of Playford Capital.


Damian Broadbent
Chief Finance Officer, Company Secretary

Damian has proven planning and management experience during his 25-year career across the retail, manufacturing and defence industries.

Damian has held leading finance roles in publicly listed companies and in start-up businesses and has been a key player in winning multi million-dollar contracts. He holds an accounting degree from the University of South Australia and a MBA from the University of Technology, Sydney. Damian is a CPA.


Kevin McNamara
Manager Intellectual Property and Regulatory

Kevin is experienced in intellectual property protection and commercialisation. After a career in engineering and IT with Telstra, Kevin qualified as a patent attorney with Australia’s oldest firm of patent attorneys. He then worked in-house with a start-up company in the heavily regulated medical devices field.

Kevin has an engineering degree and an MBA from the University of Adelaide and a Master of Industrial Property from UTS, Sydney. Kevin is a registered patents and trademarks attorney.

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A: 262-266 Pirie Street, Adelaide 5000  Australia

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Emberpulse is engineered in Australia by Embertec Pty Ltd

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