Company: Asia Biogas
Chief Executive with strong strategy and deal making experience. Led an investor backed MBO of Asia Biogas in 2013 and led the acquisiton of TBEC by Asia Biogas in 2017. Both businesses required significant management and balance sheet restructuring which were completed succesfully. Integration of the larger TBEC team with the Asia Biogas team has been smooth and the business is now set on a path of strong growth.
Des has extensive strategic, commercial and deal experience from strategy setting, to deal origination, to exit. Thorough understanding of renewable energy technologies and project implementation in both European and Asian contexts.
Having built the highly successful carbon credit portfolio in China on behalf of TEP, Des led a strategic initiative to shift TEP’s focus towards European renewables in 2009. TEP was able to take advantage of well priced assets immediately following the financial crisis and the team established by Des made a number of successful investments.