Tony Chappel

Head of Government & Community Relations at AGL Energy Limited

As the Head of Government and Community Relations ta AGL Energy Limited, Tony Chappel is accountable for delivering Government and Community engagement across AGL business units nationally.

Prior to joining AGL, Tony served as a Chief of Staff in the Baird Government, which he joined in 2012.

Prior to that, Tony worked as a researcher at the Smith School for Enterprise and the Environment at the University of Oxford, where he worked on projects mapping sectoral sustainable development pathways for the government of Rwanda, and on applied research with AFD, the French development agency, regarding the use of economic tools to address environmental issues.

In 2009, he left Australia to study energy policy on a Chevening Scholarship at Imperial College London and the University of Oxford, having worked in finance and equity capital markets since 2004 in the clean tech and resources sectors.