Emmanuel brings over 15 years of experience in infrastructure investment and project management.
While at Evergreen, Emmanuel assisted VivoPower Plc, NASAQ-listed global solar developer, to achieve outstanding pipeline growth in Latin America, Europe and the Middle East. Previously Emmanuel advised Magnetar on global solar developments and Conergy AG on M&A transactions and debt capital solutions, with a focus on energy and infrastructure investments.
Prior to Evergreen, Emmanuel served as Managing Director of Element Power Italy, where he oversaw the buildup of the American-backed renewable energy development company.
Emmanuel holds an MSc in Finance from Bocconi University, Milan where he also lectured on Corporate Finance for five years prior to moving to London.
He speaks English, Italian, French and Spanish.
Joep has over 20 years of experience in delivering outstanding results managing team growth and internationalization.
Formerly with Leclanché where he led the Distributed Power Generation business and transformed the market approach of the Swiss manufacturer.
Before joining Leclanché in 2014, Joep worked at Nedap, NXP and Philips gaining valuable exposure to the semiconductors and energy systems markets across Europe, Asia and North America.
Joep holds BSc in Computer Sciences from the College of Advanced Technology (HTS) in the Netherlands and executive training at INSEAD.
He speaks Dutch, English, German and French.
Operations & Compliance Director
Rafael has over 10 years of experience in logistics and operations, project management and IT support.
Prior to joining Evergreen, Rafael worked in the steel industry at Tenaris, global leader in steel pipes technology for the oil and gas industry, where he managed over 500 logistics operations successfully through more than 20 different customs agencies, which included over 100 letters of credit to complex EMEA and Asian countries.
Before Tenaris, Rafael worked at TATA Consultancy Services, where he spent 6 years managing IT support services teams for leading global food and retail listed companies.
Rafael has a Bachelor’s degree in International Studies from ORT University in Uruguay.
Andreas has over 15 years of experience in international project management & business development for civil infrastructure and renewable energy production and storage solutions.
Before joining Evergreen in 2018, Andreas advised Leclanché and other high-end Swiss and German solar manufacturers in their market entry strategy and operational conduct throughout the Middle East and South Asia where he established strong ties with business developers and government institutions overseeing transactions in energy storage capacity 100MWh and C&I solar plants for 40 MWp with value in excess of USD 150m.
Andreas holds a MSc in Applied Physics from ETH Zurich and executive MBA from City University, Seattle.
He speaks English, German, French and Italian with some knowledge in Arabic and Hindi.
JSEA regional manager
Juan has over ten years of experience in renewable energy consulting and developing in Japan, Southeast Asia and Argentina.
From 2013 to 2015 he worked in several projects in Japan for Trina Solar, Canadian Solar, TSK and Univergy as site manager and operations director, supervising the construction and processes of around 100 MW.
Juan studied Agricultural Sciences at the University of Lomas de Zamora in Argentina, and has additional technical studies in electrical Installations and Risk Prevention.
Fabiano brings 16 years of experience of negotiating and analyzing projects in Brazil’s power sector from working at Enel, Equatorial, GNPW, Neoenergia, UTE do Atlântico – Thyssenkrupp, Governador Leonel Brizola Power Plant and the Brazilian National Grid System Operator (ONS).
From his past work he acquired a vast experience of Brazil’s energy regulations and has a broad experience with negotiations based on market rules, technical and commercial procedures. Through the years he has learned how to better handle Brazil’s regulating agency (ANEEL), the Power Sector entities (MME, ONS and CCEE) and energy associations (ABEEOLICA, ABSOLAR, APINE, ABRAGE, ABRAGET).
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora, with a specialization in Electrical Power Systems, he also has an MBA with a focus on Business Management from Instituto Brasileiro de Mercado de Capitais, a specialization in Solar Photovoltaic Generation.
Fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and English.
Chile Country Manager
Adio brings over 10 years of experience in renewable energy consulting on behalf of investors across Latin America.
Formerly with Vector4, a leading global energy advisor, where he has performed due diligence on over 5 GW on behalf of LTI; prior to his last position, he worked at Samsung and Mainstream Renewable Power where he oversaw over 1 GW of solar energy projects throughout Chile.
He has a Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Universidad de Chile, where he lectured for 4 years as a fellow researcher.
He speaks English, Italian and Spanish.
What We Do
Evergreen Investment Partners was established in 2012 since 2016 the firm has operated out of Zug.
Evergreen’s core activities are focused on delivering investment advice to financial institutions, leveraging Evergreen’s partners experience accumulated in listed companies and medium-sized businesses to deliver truly unique industrial perspective to each transaction.
Our investment professionals work across different geographies and provide a strong backbone to investment execution and support of portfolio management teams. This complementary blend of industrial, engineering, consulting and private equity experience makes us a valued partner in the operational and financial development of solar power plants and energy storage facilities.
Evergreen advises financial institutions in the origination, analysis and negotiation of investments in infrastructure assets, mostly renewable energy and electrical infrastructure, and provides a unique platform for dynamic, fast-growing energy transition investments.
Our services include
Provide seamless risk mitigation
Originate, negotiate and manage capital-light codevelopment agreements
Deliver timely and competitive long-term capital commitments
We do not provide
Tax structuring advice
We drive the development, construction, financing and operation of energy assets (solar power and energy storage plants) to transition to a low-carbon energy matrix.
Be the partner of choice for leading financial institutions to simplify all the processes of investing in energy transition assets.
Evergreen places teamwork at the centre of its activity. Communication and solidarity allow our business partners and employees to build trusting relationships and create a work environment where everyone can thrive.
Together with, curiosity and open-mindedness are what drive our success and lead to new opportunities: every day our partners are encouraged to take action, to open themselves up to the world, to explore new investment options and contractual solutions.
Evergreen’s success rests on the professionalism and discipline of its partners and staff. We understand that timely and flawless delivery is an essential part of success and through their personal commitment, our employees embody the spirit of the company.
is central to our reputation and a strong motivation for us to constantly keep improving our practices and it also embodies the long-term perspective in which we commit ourselves to with our public and private clients.
Our integrity warrants our legitimacy to lead on large scale investments in emerging countries and reflects our desire to establish a climate of absolute trust. We embrace new technologies that enable the perfect traceability of data to create a perfectly transparent auditable business environment.
Alignment of interests
because we understand the difficulties in disbursing capital at risk in emerging countries, we align our interests with our financial partners’ and we put our money where our word is.
In cases when the client’s investment mandate allows a co-investor, Evergreen or its partners will take a minority stake in the early stages of a project to share the riskiest portion of the investment and further commit to the long-term success of the investment.