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Gerry Shannon

Gerry Shannon

President & CEO

Gerry has spent a whole 30 year career in Finance and Technology. Since 2010 he has been actively involved in the South African solar IPP programme, resulting in the successful financial closing and commissioning of 150 MW in two solar farms.

Nathan Schmidt

Nathan Schmidt

Vice President - Global Operations

For the last five years Nathan has been directly involved in the IPP Programe of South Africa, bringing two solar farms totaling 190 MW through Financial Close and full commissioning.

Noel Shannon

Noel Shannon

Vice President - Global Projects

Noel is a founder Director of Shannon Energy with responsibility for Business Development in the EMEA region. He is currently active in all aspects of negotiating utility scale projects in Iran.

Holger Janke

Holger Janke

VP Project Finance

Holger is a fifteen year Project Finance Specialist, particularly with the launch of the CPV Soitec $100 million Bond on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in 2013: He now joins the SEC Team to repeat the same process for Project SilverDawn on the Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE) in 2017 in a similar fashion to Touwsriver attached. Holger has recently structured the first LNG fired gas power plant on the western border of South Africa with a total investment amount of USD 600m.

Johan Van Vuuren

Johan Van Vuuren

VP South Africa

BCom, BCom Hons (Acc), CA (SA), ACMA, CGMA, CIA, BProc, LLB, PgD Tax Law
Johan is a Chartered Accountant, holding qualifications in law and tax. He has held positions as Director of Property and Finance for international companies , and was Financial Director of a commercial property organisation, and a renewable energy company. Johan is a member of SAICA, CIMA and IIA.

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