LATIN AMERICA DIRECTOR
§BOARD MEMBER of Shear Wind (listed company in Canada).
oEffectively lobbied with government to implement the first wind farm in the country.
oDeveloped and executed a bilateral purchasing power agreement with the CDEE.
oWorked on and finalized a $55m long term loan with BID and arranged a forward cover.
oIdentified opportunity and currently managing the development of $200m integrated wind farm portfolio projects.
oRestructured the office which will save Inveravante $10m over the tenure of the loan.
oBuilding a Biodiesel business from scratch in one year capturing 2,000 hectares to grow jartropha.
oSolicited and executed the acquisition of Brazilian company with a 80MW hydroelectric portfolio.
oLead successful qualification of a $50m hydro project in the last Lei Lao A-3 of Brazilian Power Tender
oLead successful qualification of a $80m wind farm project in the 2009 Lei Lao A-3 of Brazilian Power Tender
oLaunched a new internal venture with our partners in Brazil to develop a 300MW portfolio of hydro projects.
oResponsible for establishing the operation in Brazil.Formed the company, lead contracts with suppliers and did the recruiting with our partners
§Executed an investment to acquire a public company in Canada with a 1,500 MW’s portfolio.Serving on the board of directors where assisted management in the construction of the first 60 MW in Nova Scotia andsupported in raising over $CAD170M of private and lenders equity capital.
§Advised management in a joint venture in Peru and Panama.