Speakers 2016


JEREMY LEGGETT
FOUNDER /// SOLARCENTURY
ROBERT SWAN
FOUNDER /// 2041 FOUNDATION
THIERRY LEPERCQ
CO-FOUNDER & CHAIRMAN /// SOLAIREDIRECT
NANNO KLEITERP
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER /// FMO
JAN PETER BALKENENDE
FORMER PRIME-MINISTER OF THE NETHERLANDS
EMMANUELLE MATZ
HEAD ENERGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE /// PROPARCO
RAGNAR GERIG
DIRECTOR ENERGY /// DEG
ASSAAD RAZZOUK
GROUP CEO /// SINDICATUM
JAMIE FERGUSSON
INVESTMENT OFFICER /// GLOBAL RE - IFC
OLIVER ANDREWS
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR & CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER /// AFC
DIANA JENSEN
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// OPIC
AART MULDER
MANAGER ENERGY /// FMO
LINDA BROEKHUIZEN
CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER /// FMO
ROBERT PFATISCHER
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// METEOCONTROL
EDWIN KOOT
CEO /// SOLARPLAZA
JEHMU GREENE
INTERIM CEO /// WAKA WAKA
MANUEL CABRERIZO
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// VOLTIQ
BRAD STERLEY
HEAD STRUCTURED FINANCE /// TERRAFORM GLOBAL
ANDREW JOHNSTONE
CEO /// CLIMATE FUND MANAGERS
STEFAN MÜLLER
COO /// ENERPARC
CAMILLE VAN GESTEL
CO-CEO /// WAKA WAKA
MATTHIJS BOLKENSTEIN
PARTNER /// EVERSHEDS
HANS BIEMANS
HEAD SUSTAINABILITY /// RABOBANK MARKETS
VASSILIS PAPAECONOMOU
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// ALECTRIS
ITAMAR ORLANDI
HEAD OF APPLIED RESEARCH /// BLOOMBERG NEW ENERGY FINANCE
KOEN PETERS
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR /// GLOBAL OFF-GRID LIGHTING ASSOCIATION
STEPHAN PADLEWSKI
MARKETING MANAGER EMEA /// DUPONT
GILLES PARMENTIER
CIO /// GREENWISH PARTNERS
LUCAS LUSTERMANS
SENIOR ASSOCIATE /// EVERSHEDS
STEPHANE BONTEMPS
BOARD DIRECTOR & MEMBER OF INVESTMENT COMMITTEE /// ACCESS POWER
WIM J. VAN NES
GLOBAL SECTOR COORDINATOR /// SNV
PAUL NEEDHAM
CEO /// SIMPA NETWORKS
TAS ANVARIPOUR
GLOBAL PARTNER /// ABRAAJ GROUP
ELVIRA EURLINGS
DIRECTOR ENERGY DEPARTMENT /// FMO
HARRY WOLKENFELT
GENERAL DIRECTOR /// SOLARIF
PAUL RAATS
BUSINESS DEVELOPER & SOLAR ENGINEER /// DNV GL
PASHUPATHY GOPALAN
PRESIDENT, ASIA PACIFIC – SUNEDISON
WELDON TURNER
CFO & CHIEF COMPLIANCE OFFICER – GIGAWATT GLOBAL
EMANUELE TACCHNINO
BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, W-EU & ME – ALECTRIS
JUSTINE LEIGH-BELL
SENIOR MANAGER /// CLIMATE BONDS INITIATIVE
BENJAMIN COOK
STRUCTURED FINANCE VP – SOLARCITY
VIVEK MITTAL
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// MILLENNIUM RESOURCE STRATEGIES LIMITED
GEORGIOS PANTOULIS
HEAD OF SECTOR ENERGY – DG INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION AND DEVELOPMENT /// EUROPEAN COMMISSION
SARAH CHAPMAN
CEO & CO-FOUNDER IWANA ENERGY
PHILIPPA SPENCE
SENIOR PARTNER /// ERM
MARCO KRAPELS
SENIOR VP STRATEGY & GLOBAL MARKETS – SOLARCITY
WILFRED VAN DEN BOS
STRUCTURED FINANCE SPECIALIST /// FMO
NATALIA SVEJGAARD
INVESTMENT DIRECTOR /// IFU
CHRISTIAN WRAY
CO-FOUNDER & CEO /// JCM CAPITAL
BILL LENIHAN
CFO & HEAD OF BUSINESS OPERATIONS /// OFF-GRID ELECTRIC
ALBERTO CUTER
GENERAL MANAGER LATAM & ITALY /// JINKO SOLAR
SELIM R.F. HUSSAIN
CEO /// BRAC BANK LIMITED
RUURD BROUWER
CEO /// TCX FUND
BERNHARD VAN MEETEREN
SECTOR SPECIALIST ENERGY PROJECT FINANCE /// FMO
VAHID FOTUHI
MANAGING DIRECTOR PROJECT ORIGINATION /// ACCESS POWER MEA
ROSA TARRAGÓ
HEAD STRUCTURED FINANCE & PV EXECUTIVE /// SOWITEC
GULNARA ABDULLINA
GENERAL MANAGER AFRICA & MIDDLE EAST /// JINKO SOLAR
INDERPREET WADHWA
FOUNDER, DIRECTOR & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER /// AZURE POWER
FINTAN WHELAN
DIRECTOR & SHAREHOLDER /// SUNSOURCE ENERGY LTD
EZIO RAVACCIA
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER /// SOLAR VENTURES
JENS THOMASSEN
DIRECTOR /// DENHAM CAPITAL
FLORIAN REIL
BUSINESS FIELD MANAGER /// TÜV RHEINLAND
MICHIEL PROMPERS
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// JEFFERIES
PER AAGE JACOBSEN
SR VICE PRESIDENT OF PROJECT FINANCE & ADVISORY /// DNB BANK ASA
ANA PLECAS
VICE PRESIDENT /// UKCI
MARCEL DE BERG
INVESTMENT MANAGER /// APPOLARIS
THOMAS GOTTSCHALK
GENERAL MANAGER /// MOBISOL GMBH
STEVEN LU
SR DIRECTOR, PROJECT & STRUCTURED FINANCE /// CANADIAN SOLAR INTL. LTD
GIOVANNI PAOLO DI GIOVANNI
INVESTMENT DIRECTOR /// PLATINA PARTNERS
MICHAEL FRANZ
PROJECT MANAGER /// EUEI PDF
JULIEN POURQUÉRY
CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER /// SOLAIRE DIRECT
MIGUEL SANCHEZ PRAENA
DIRECTOR STRUCTURED FINANCE /// SUN EDISON
VINAY RUSTAGI
MANAGING DIRECTOR /// BRIDGE TO INDIA
RAVI SETH
CFO /// RENEW POWER VENTURES PVT LTD
RASMUS FRIIS
REGION HEAD OF EUROPE, MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA & INDIA /// CONERGY