Christian Spies

Christian Spies

Partner – Hamburg, Germany


Christian has a strategy, finance and operations background, with extensive experience in developing and leading global operational Busines Units to profitable results in the Alternative Energy Industry. Besides his operational expertise, he brings in a wide global network and connection to executive stakeholders in the renewable energy Business. He gained this experience during in the Solar-PV and Wind- large scale powerplant sector. Besides his own Business, Christian has a Track Record of management and executive roles in the energy Industry, working for global leading Renewable Energy Developers, EPC providers and Investment funds.

Experience:
  • CEO, SolarSurge Consultancy (UK)
  • 10+ years experience in renewable energy
  • Global experience in Closing and Completing 16 utility-scale Ground Mount projects (>100MWp) in UK, India, South Africa and Europe
  • Previously Sr. Manager at CONERGY Global Solutions (Global Operations)
  • Head of Procurement at Lightsource Reneable Energy Ltd: Successful acquisition, closing and financing of 9 utility-scale Ground Mount Projects in the UK
  • Lead engineering and Project Management for Juwi Renewable Energy Ltd (GER, UK, India, ZA).
  • Achievements include set up of functional Business Unit in India (Bangalore, Karnataka)
  • Development of 2 projects winning the Tender process of the 1st South African Large Scale REIPPP round
Credentials: JUWI Inc.; Lightsource Renewable Energy Ltd; SunEdison; Conergy Global Solutions GmbH