Mark Tanton is the founder of and Chief Executive Officer of Red Cap Energy (Pty) Ltd, a private company developing renewable energy projects in Southern Africa for since 2009. Red Cap has to date successfully developed a 190 MW capacity of wind projects that are in operation. He was previously the CEO and Director of CEF Sustainability (Pty) Ltd, prior to which he worked as a Project Manager for the United Nations Devlopment Programme.
Mark has been a director of the Red Cap Kouga Wind Farm (Pty) Ltd and the Gibson Bay Wind Farm (Pty) Ltd. He was also previously the chairman of the South African Wind Energy Association.