Senior Adviser / NED, Renewable Energy, Taiwan

Posted on: 2021-02-02
Industries: Natural Resources & Commodities
Sector: Renewable Energy
Location: Asia Pacific
Job reference: 3127802

  • Seeking Senior Advisor/NED for energy and infrastructure
  • Part-time position that can evolve to full-time
  • Main office in Taipei, Taiwan

  
Client Overview:
  
Our client is a fund focused on large scale solar projects in Taiwan including ground mounted, rooftop, and floating.
  
  
Position Overview:
  
Our client is seeking a Senior Advisor in a high-level, strategic capacity to help promote the company’s renewable energy development projects in Taiwan with relevant government authorities, business associations, and other stakeholders.  The Senior Advisor will engage on an as-needed basis to remove roadblocks to development, permitting, financing, or other high level issues.
  
  
Key Responsibilities:

  • Role is focused on making strategic introductions to progress project development
  • Advise on any political, operational, regulatory, financial, or other risks that may impact performance
  • Provide guidance to the CEO and fund-level management
  • Communicate with relevant government bodies, authorities, key stakeholders, labor unions farmer and fisherman communities, and influencers at national, regional and local level relevant to policies affecting energy and infrastructure development
  • Lead meetings and negotiations with Government and external stakeholders to ensure support for projects

  
Requirements:

  • 30+ years relevant work experience
  • Track record of success in large infrastructure investments in Taiwan
    • o Must have experience with greenfield project development
    • o Must have experience with land conversion
    • o Ideally, experience with power production
  • Experience with renewables such as solar, wind, waste-to-energy or water/wastewater is beneficial
  • Financially savvy with experience in corporate investments or M&A, investment banking, hedge fund, pension fund or similar
  • Proven network and credibility with relevant stakeholders such as BOE, MOEA, COA, EPA, TaiPower, Taiyen, TaiSugar, or others
  • Business proficiency in Mandarin necessary in order to liaise with Taiwanese government officials and stakeholders

If you believe this opportunity is right for you, please send your CV and Deal Sheet to Amy Marietta at Amy.Marietta@AurexGroup.com  EA Licence No: 18S9493 | R1878463

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