Daniel is the Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer of Alcazar Energy.
Prior to Alcazar Energy, Daniel worked at Masdar as the Head of Origination & Investment Management for 5 years acquiring, developing and operating projects in the renewable energy sector. During this time, Masdar invested c.a. USD 7bn in wind and solar projects.
Prior to Masdar, Daniel worked at General Electric for 10 years in various M&A and Principal Investments roles in Asia, Europe, North and South America. At the end of his GE career, Daniel was Origination Director at GE Energy Financial Services where he covered equity investments in the solar and wind sectors.
Daniel holds degrees in Industrial Engineering & Finance from University of Massachusetts at Amherst (Cum-Laude) and an MBA from London Business School.
Daniel has developed several GW of renewable energy projects including the first and second utility scale wind farms in the Middle East. Two of the first solar PV plants in the UAE as well as in Jordan, the first solar CSP plant in the Middle East, the world’s first CSP Tower project with salt storage and the world’s largest off-shore wind farm as of 2014. Prior to founding Alcazar Energy Partners, Daniel also had the opportunity to be an early investor in various successful renewable energy development platforms such as Fotowatio, Torresol Energy and Theolia among others.