Carsten Thomsen

Carsten Thomsen

State Manager NSW and QLD

Carsten joined Active in 2020 and comes with a strong energy sector background through roles with Energex, Tenix Alliance, Ipipe and GD pipelines.  His vegetation management experience comes from his time with Treescape as Country Manager where he significantly improved client and safety outcomes.   Now at Active, Carsten is responsible for leading our combined NSW and QLD teams delivering services to energy sector, Council and Commercial clients.

Carsten is originally from Denmark and has a B. Com. in International Business, has undertaken an 18 Executive Management Program in Japan and studied Corporate Finance at London Business School.  Prior to coming to Australia in 2003 he lived and worked in Japan, NZ and the UK, working for international energy companies in senior leadership roles BP, Fletcher Challenge and Meridian Energy.

When not working, Carsten enjoys an active lifestyle including cycling and boating and also volunteers as a duty officer and offshore rescue skipper at Raby Bay Marine Rescue.