Join Date: Jun 7, 2016
Location: Moscow, RUS
Job Title: Founder
Affiliation: Russia Renewable Energy Development Association
Patrick Willems is president of Russia Renewable Energy Development Association, a lobbying think tank to further promote the deployment of renewable energy in Russia. Willems previously was Operations Officer for the International Finance Corporation for the past 6 years.The Previously, he worked with the IFC as a consultant, collaborating with the European Union and the Russian Ministry of Industry and Energy to put into effect a renewable energy policy on a national level. Willems has been living in Eastern Europe for more than 20 years now and is proficient in 5 languages. He aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions on a continuous basis by developing a sustainable renewable energy market in Russia. He is always looking at ways for private sector investment.