Peter Weston, Director of Investment Advisory, Energy 4 Impact

Director of Investment Advisory, Energy 4 ImpactWestonPeter is an expert in sustainable energy, with over 20 years of experience as an investor, lender and strategic adviser. He currently works for Energy 4 Impact, a non-profit company that advises solar home system companies, mini-grid developers and other off-grid businesses in sub-Saharan Africa.  He is a non-executive director of Thrive Renewables, a UK investor in renewable projects, and a board member of Renewable World, an NGO that develops solar mini-grids in East Africa. He was previously global head of finance and investment for two power equipment suppliers, Siemens Wind Power and MAN. Prior to this, he led GE Capital’s European energy lending team and was an executive director of the bank WestLB. Peter has a BA in Economics and Politics from Warwick University.
Panellist at the Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting, 21-22 November 2016, London.