Mason has been involved in the development, due diligence, debt financing, and equity funding of over US$40 billion of infrastructure investments across Asia, the Americas, Middle East, Africa, and Australia on behalf of globally recognised financial institutions and advisory firms. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering as well as a Master of Science in Mineral Economics, both from the Colorado School of Mines.
Eric has over 20 years’ experience in the Asian energy sector with a demonstrated track record in strategic assessment, identifying market opportunities, managing and executing large, complex infrastructure transactions. He has lead the development of two of the largest IPP projects in Asia, negotiated EPC agreements worth in excess of US$8 billion, and successfully closed non-recourse financings of over US$2 billion. Eric previously held leadership positions with Sumitomo, GDF Suez, One Energy, BLCP and El Paso.
Wilfredo has over 15 years’ relevant experience and has been involved in all aspects of project development including planning, preparation, acquisition, divestment for various energy and infrastructure projects, including leading the development of the $1.2 billion RP Energy project and its eventual acquisition by Meralco PowerGen and the $925 million Therma Visayas project which recently achieved financial close. Wilfredo previously held leadership roles at various development firms, including President and CEO of a Philippine National Oil Company subsidiary and Vice President of Aboitiz Power. He holds a Juris Doctor in law from Ateneo Law School.
James is a professional engineer with project development experience in construction, financing, engineering design, operations, and commissioning in EPC, Owner’s and Lender's Engineer, Owner/Operator and Developer roles. James has managed projects with procurements in excess of 1.8 Billion US dollars. As Senior Director, James is a strong communicator, who maintains focus on safety and environment through development, design, construction, and operation. James has had a local presence in Asia since the late 90s with International Market leaders, such as Bechtel, WorleyParsons, Lanco International and Aboitiz Power.
Mr. Arun Sen brings over 25 years’ experience incorporating leadership positions at various international developers including former Chief Executive Officer of Lanco Power International and Chief Operating Officer of CDC Globeleq. Mr. Sen serves as a Managing Director of Coromandel Advisors Pte Ltd. He also previously co-founded and was a Principal and Executive Vice President at Hart Energy International. From 1994 to 1999, he was a Senior Vice President of Coastal Power Company, where he was responsible for business development and asset management in South Asia.
KC has over 35 years of finance IT and operational experience with considerable expertise in business transformation, compliance and risk management, stakeholder management and leadership. He has worked in various senior finance positions in the IT (NCR), FMCG (San Miguel, Societe BIC and Fonterra) and energy industries (El Paso and Tyco/Pentair) and has FP&A, controllership and project management roles at the country, regional and corporate levels in Malaysia, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong and China. He has considerable experience in start up operations in Asia and has setup, merged, integrate and liquidated companies in offices across Asia. KC is a fellow member of ACCA (UK) , a member of the Singapore (ISCA) and the Malaysia (MIA) professional accountancy body.
Bill has over 30 years’ experience in the energy infrastructure sector managing a multitude of infrastructure projects across Southeast Asia. Through Bill’s increasing responsibility and leadership at Poyry Energy, WorleyParsons, Sinclair Knight Merz, Santos and other institutions, he is a recognized leader in relation to the technical aspects of Asian infrastructure development. He holds Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from the University of New South Wales and is a chartered Professional Engineer.
Erik has over 25 years’ experience mainly gained across Southeast Asia in relation to development, construction, financing, management, design, engineering, operations, and commissioning of energy infrastructure facilities. He has managed projects with procurements in excess of US$100 million with direct control of services greater than US$5 million. He holds a Bachelors in Marine Engineering and is a Professional Engineer. He is also ISO 9000, 14000 and 18000 certified.
Peter has significant experience in assisting with the development, financing and acquisition of electric power projects in Southeast Asia. Prior to joining Infunde, he worked for a boutique M&A/capital raising advisory in Singapore, focusing on the power sector. Prior to that, he worked with the Thailand office of U.S. law firm, Hunton & Williams. His experience includes working on one of the first and then largest solar projects in Thailand and the refinancing and expansion of one of the Philippines’ premier power projects. He holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and a BA from Michigan State University.
Sovathara has over 16 years’ experience in conducting value chain analyses, market analyses, and designing a business partnership based co-investment principle with a range of agricultural companies in Cambodia. He holds a Master of Public Management from Ecole de National Administration in France, Master of Entrepreneurship, Project Management and Management Innovation from Lion 2 and Lille University in France. He previously held leadership roles in Cambodia at Marie Stopes International, Rosewood, and Cambodia Agricultural Value Chain Program.
Nanda has over 12 years’ experience working on social aspects of development projects including resettlement, livelihood restoration, and impacts to indigenous people. She holds a Master of Applied Anthropology and Participatory Development from the Australian National University and a Bachelor of Political Science and Latin America Studies from the University of Pennsylvania. She is a social expert on resettlement on the Australian Government’s International Advisory Panel and previously worked for Asian Development Bank, World Bank, and Tina River Hydropower.
Rémi has over 12 years experience in hydropower project development in South East Asia with a demonstrated track record of project management at all stages of the hydropower development cycle, from exploration, to construction. He successfully developed the first 100% private hydropower project in communist Laos, Nam Nhone HPP. Serving as country manager for several utilities, he managed the project development of over 300MW of small and medium size hydropower projects in Lao PDR. He is bilingual in French and English, proficient in Russian and Laotian. Rémi holds a Master in Business Engineering from Grenoble University.
Tien has more than 10 years of experience in finance and investment industry in Vietnam focused on green-field development, debt financing, advisory and market entry strategy covering infrastructure and renewable resources sectors. He had been advising regional financial institutions in originating, executing and developing infrastructure projects in Vietnam. Prior to Infunde Development, he served as the Head of Renewables of Mekong Renewable Resources Fund (MRRF) as well as managed the first infrastructure focused fund in Vietnam. He obtained a master's degree in Finance and Accounting at Macquarie University in Australia.
Linh has been working in audit and finance advisory for 9 years, including 7 years in Big4. She has extensive experience in M&A transactions over a wide spectrum of industries in Vietnam, focusing on infrastructure, logistic, real estate, retail. Her main advisory roles include advising on financial due diligence and valuation for M&A purpose. Linh also has experience in one of Real Estate and Construction Group in Vietnam where she was in charge of financial control, reporting and corporate finance projects. Linh is currently a member of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA-Vietnam) and holds Bachelor of External Economics from Foreign Trade University of Vietnam.
Darwin has experience in business development, financial modeling and regulatory works for renewable energy projects. Prior to joining Infunde, he worked in a commercial bank under corporate banking group to evaluate corporate loan applications. He also worked in a renewable energy company that successfully completed around 70MWp solar power projects under power purchase agreement, turnkey or feed-in-tariff scheme. He graduated from University of the Philippines College of Business Administration with a degree in Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. He holds a Master of Business Administration from De La Salle University College of Business.
Aimee is a registered attorney with over 10 years’ experience leading commercial contract execution and negotiations for power, mining and real estate projects with a focus on business development, EPC turnkey, land transactions, company mergers and acquisitions. She has contracted more than 550 million USD in her past roles for Aboitiz Power Corporation, and most recently Roxas Holdings, Inc. (an affiliate of the First Pacific Group). She graduated from University of Santo Tomas (Bachelor of Laws) and is a member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines.
Benny has experience in financial modelling, market research, project development and management of projects in the renewable energy, bulk shipping and logistics sector. He holds a Bachelor of Business Management from Singapore Management University and is currently a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level III Candidate.
Ann Nee joined Infunde in 2015 as an analyst. She has participated in project development advisory and due diligence engagements as well as in development of operating data sets for generating companies based in Singapore. She is fluent in bilingual English-Chinese. She also holds a Bachelor of Business Management from Singapore Institute of Management
Jasha has a well-rounded experience in the Renewable Energy Sector, specifically Solar. She has an extensive knowledge in the permitting and regulatory aspect of the project, and was part of the FIT-awarded 63.3MWp Calatagan Solar Power Project. Jasha holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the De La Salle University-Manila.
Irene is an administrative and marketing specialist who has experience in lead generation, email marketing, data analysis, project management, content marketing, social media management and customer service orientation. She is proficient in English and Filipino as her native language. Irene holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from San Beda College, Alabang.