The instructor is an independent investment and financial advisor with more than ten years experience in the renewable energy sector. He advises on renewable energy strategies, business development and financing globally. He has successfully supported leading utilities, IPPs, developers and financial investors to build pipelines of renewable energy projects across international markets.
His specific experience includes the assessment of regulatory, technology and development risk in countries around the globe. Further, his focus is to evaluate and create the ability of renewable energy projects to be financed both from equity sponsors and debt lenders.
Christian is a recommended speaker at leading international renewable energy conferences and seminar trainer on renewable investment and financing topics to executives in Europe, the US, Chile, Mexico, South Africa, Dubai and Brazil.
He formed part of the Working Group Financing the Energy Turnaround in Frankfurt and was one of the first members of the European Technology Platform for Wind Energy, as well as of EWEA, ACORE, LAWEA, EUBIA, ESHA and EGEC.
He holds an MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Technical University of Berlin and currently serves as a lecturer in the Renewable Energy Finance Studies Program of the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management.