Paul Hanrahan, Chief Executive Officer, Globeleq

Paul has more than 30 years of experience in power industries across the world.  Prior to his appointment as Globeleq’s CEO, he founded and subsequently sold American Capital Energy & Infrastructure, a private equity group focused on global investments in energy infrastructure investments.

From 2002-2011, Paul served as the CEO of The AES Corporation, a 30,000-person global power company with assets in 30 countries.  He currently sits on the boards of two publicly traded companies:  Ingredion, Inc. (NYSE: INGR) and AquaVenture Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: WAAS).

Prior to beginning his business career, Paul served as a line officer on a fast-attack nuclear submarine in the US Navy.  He is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Paul is a panellist at the fourth annual Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting, which will be held in London on 15-16 November.