Head of Section, Solar
Evan is the Head of Section – Solar for DNV GL in the Renewables Advisory Group based in Singapore. The group primarily helps investors, lenders, and project developers find solutions for risk mitigation across a variety of project development, construction, and investing challenges. At DNV GL, he manages projects that include technical due diligence, EPC tender and selection, factory inspections, contract gap reviews, financial projections, and construction drawdowns among others. He has supported corporate customers from Singapore, Malaysia, Korea, Japan, and the United States.
Evan has been working in the solar energy industry for 15 years and has managed large capital intensive projects as well as led the growth of teams to support the fast-growing solar energy industry. Throughout his career, he has been positioned in a variety of places within the solar energy industry. As the Technical and Project Director for Yingli Green Energy, he led the growth of the technical team for Southeast Asia leading product service, projects, and sales support. At REC Solar in Singapore, he designed, tested, and implemented new PV module products to be manufactured at the GW scale. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP)® and received his M.S. Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia.