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Company Overview of Masdar

Company Overview

Masdar invests in and develops renewable energy and sustainable technology projects in the United Arab Emirates and internationally. The company provides renewable energy development services, including consulting, sustainable urban development, clean technology investment, research and development, and sustainable procurement and supply chain consulting. It also operates a graduate-level university that focuses on advanced energy and sustainable technologies; and a private equity/venture capital firm that has late-stage venture/growth equity investment vehicles. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Masdar City

Presidential Flight

Khalifa City A

Abu Dhabi,  54115

United Arab Emirates

Founded in 2006

Phone:

971 2 653 3333

Fax:

971 2 653 6002

Key Executives for Masdar

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Masdar Key Developments

Masdar Appoints Mohammed Jameel Al Ramahi as Chief Executive

Mohammed Jameel Al Ramahi has been appointed as Chief Executive of Masdar. Al Ramahi replaces Ahmad Belhoul, who was appointed Minister of State for Higher Education in the recent UAE government reshuffle. The new CEO joined Masdar in 2008 as head of internal audit compliance, before being promoted to chief financial officer and then chief operating officer.

Masdar and Bee'ah Partner on Waste to Energy Initiatives in Region

Masdar has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Bee'ah to develop the UAE's waste to energy sector. Masdar and Bee'ah are joining forces to co-develop Waste to Energy initiatives in Sharjah the UAE and the region. This partnership will help contribute to the UAE Government's Vision 2021 which targets among other goals diverting waste from landfills by 75% by 2021.

Masdar to Install 200-MW Solar Park in Jordan

Masdar announced it plans to build a 200-MW solar power plant in Jordan. The company will sign a 15-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for the USD 200 million project with Jordan's government. The company has already commissioned a 117-MW wind park in Jordan and now plans to bid for other projects there.

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