Biochar / Biomass
Strategic review and business plan development for biochar developer, leading to first $1m equity round; took full time position as Founder Director and Chief Operating Officer.
Established core team to develop biochar projects; technology review and development programme; negotiated and led biochar projects in Belize and Mozambique, and sold carbon offsets to finance the projects;
Managed supply chain and outsourced manufacturing facility for garden product range;
Developed A Round business plan and negotiated resultant investment.
Interim CEO for liquid biomass development project company – assessment of project status and review of strategic opportunities.
Negotiated option and lease agreements, and extension to 50MW grid connection offer.
Adviser to £10m biomass CHP project; supporting developers on financial model and negotiation of EPC, PPA, feedstock, and other contracts.