Regional Coordinator, West Africa
Albert is an experienced renewable energy finance expert and transactions advisor. He joined PFAN as a coach in 2013 and became the Regional Coordinator the following year. As regional coordinator, he supports project development and finance facilitation across West Africa. The region covers 15 countries, and more than 200 projects have been coached.
Albert’s role includes connecting projects to coaches, providing guidance to the coaches, building relationships with network partners and growing the network in the region. Prior to this role, he was the Regional Director of Persistent Energy Partners, a clean energy investment company. He oversaw the investment and portfolio development of PEP’s West Africa operations including pipeline development, investment appraisal, transactions structuring, asset management and implementation of exit/liquidation strategies.
Albert holds an MBA from Boston College, Massachusetts, USA and is a Certified Expert in Climate and Renewable Energy Finance (CECREF).
Each project requires a different amount of attention; our coaches work very closely with developers to meet their specific needs, something which makes the PFAN model unique. PFAN empowers the developer to recognise and communicate the value of their project to potential investors.