Hear from Our Leaders
“Truly as much as I have fairly enjoyed being part of many different communities, the CleanTech Business Club is the most fun club with the mission and the purpose.
There is nothing we can do by ourselves, but we can and must unite our skills, and drive the positive change together as #TogetherWeAreStronger”
Paddy Padmanathan, CBC Honorary Chair for the Middle East
Vice-Chairman and CEO, ACWA Power
"Million Solar Stars (MSS) has inspired thousands of youth to take action and scale up solar power innovations at schools globally since 2012. We’re honored to be united with the CleanTech Business Club and its network of world class experts. With the spirit and creativity of our youth, and the visionary leadership of the CBC, we are accelerating the transformation to a clean energy economy. #TogetherWeAreStronger"
Adam Hall, CBC Chair of CleanTech Schools Initiative
Chief Star Organizer, Million Solar Stars
"Renewables and Hydrogen (Green) are the Best Friends Forever! CleanTech Business Club unites both, the visionary leaders coming from clean energy and hydrogen sectors, that is why it is an extraordinary Human To Human network to jointly lead the energy & transportation transformation as #TogetherWeAreStronger”
Adamo Screnci, CBC Co-Chair of Green Hydrogen Hub
Board Member - Director, Hydrogen Refueling Solutions
Hydrogen Pioneer, Expert & Entrepreneur
"CleanTech Business Club is a beacon of light in the pursuit of a clean energy world, the determination and deep knowledge of its members producing a real force for change. We have no time to lose, so let’s roll up our sleeves and get to it. Be the change you want to see in the world."
Alexis Issaharoff, CBC Chair for South East Asia
CEO, Antah Solar (Company of the Royal Family of the Negeri Sembilan State in Malaysia)
“Battery Storage is definitively THE Game Changer that will enable acceleration of the World’s transformation during The CleanTech Decade, and we at Doosan GridTech are contributing to this CleanTech Transformation by providing the full Battery Storage Solution at the large scale.
We want to build a Green Future of our Planet together with Same Minded CBC Leaders TODAY!”
Andreas Fornwald, CBC Co-Chair of Energy Storage Hub
CEO, Doosan GridTech
“CEA-INES has been serving solar innovation for 16 years and now with INES.2S, Energy Transition Institute, becomes a centerpiece of R&D focused on the whole energy transformation in France but also worldwide. That is why we joined forces with same-minded Visionary Industry Leaders that unite in CleanTech Business Club to lead the world’s transformation together! Our Joint “ScaleUp+ Program” for will revolutionize access of StartUps & SMEs with their disruptive technologies and business models to the worldwide markets.
Anis Jouini, CBC Chair of CleanTech StartUP & SME Hub
CEO, CEA-INES (French Solar Energy Institute)
Board Member at ESMC
"CleanTech Business Club brings together global energy industry leaders committed to developing products and services to improve people's quality of life.
I believe that thanks to Human To Human trusted relations with them we can together transform Brazil into one of the leaders of the world's transformation, while boosting our economy and improving people's lives."
Antonio Celso de Abreu Junior, CBC Honorary Chair for Brazil
Solar Pioneer in Brazil
Former Director of the Department of Social Policies and Universalization of Access to Energy in the Ministry of Mines and Energy, Brazil
"CleanTech Business Club connects, empowers and recognises excellence and impact across all continents. Net zero can only be achieved fast enough through collective action and CBC helps inspire that action. #ItsElectric"
Bruce Douglas, CBC Co-Chair for Europe
Business and Communications Director, Eurelectric (The voice of the European electricity industry)
Former CoChair of Global Solar Council & COO at SolarPower Europe
"CleanTech Business Club is connecting people and continents, and together we realize a common mission “No Emissions" as #TogetherWeAreStronger!"
Cornelius Matthes, CBC Chair for Middle East
CEO, Dii Desert Energy
Investor in emission free technologies
"CleanTech Business Club unites visionary leaders across the globe who are jointly driving our exponentially growing industry, but also cherish "human to human relationship" and together transform our planet. We are delighted to be a part of such a unique network of business industry leaders that changes the world together!”
Daniel Huang, CBC Chair for China
Founder & President, GoodWe
"With years of experience in renewable energies, impact investing and politics, CleanTech Business Club for me is THE platform to meet likeminded people to make the world a better and sustainable place."
Dr. Claas Helmke, CBC Co-Chair of Financial & Investor Hub
Partner, Wermuth Asset Management (WAM)
Founder & Executive Board Member, GermanZero
“CleanTech Business Club is the major networking platform for bringing together the business and thought leaders who can enable a rapid decarbonization of our energy system and put is on a pathway of 100 % Renewable Energy. The CBC’s urgent and compelling messages for CleanTech solutions made through its members and through its forums and events are key to mobilizing the community to address head on the climate change challenges humankind is facing.”
Dr. David Renné, CBC Visionary Advisor
Founder, Dave Renné Renewables
ISES Immediate Past President USA
"We are at the beginning of the CleanTech Decade that will completely transform a paradigm of the world. I am honored to Co-Chair CleanTech Business Club in Asia and Chair The Club in India as it connects me with visionary business leaders on all six continents with whom we lead this transformation for the benefit of my country and all the nations around the globe."
Dr. Hitesh Doshi, CBC Co-Chair for Asia & CBC Chair for India
Chairman, Waaree Group
Chairman at All India Solar Industry Association
"CleanTech Business Club unites a group of visionary leaders around with whom we work on building the world that respects Human Rights with citizens drinking Clean Water and breath Clean Air regardless skin color and continents."
Dr. Ki-Hae Yang, CBC Chair for South Korea
CEO, Segi Solar Environment
“This transformational decade will unleash the full potential of all resources to make our planet more Sustainable, resilient, diverse yet inclusive. CBC will lead the path to this transformation.”
Dr. Rashi Gupta "Batterywali" , CBC Chair of Energy Storage Hub & Vice-Chair for India
Managing Director, Vision Mechatronics
"In CleanTech Business Club we are feeling the breeze of the new era were sustainability become part of our life, making technology at the planet service let us be in the right place at the right time.
We want to leave a sign in this word for the future generation, we are stronger together."
Enrico Carniato, CBC Vice-Chair for Italy
Group Deputy General Manager - Global Finance and Business Development, Upsolar Group
“CleanTech Business Club brings together leaders across the energy industry to promote technologies and innovations that can reshape the future of energy.”
Frank Qiao, CBC Premium Member
Co-Founder and Vice President, Growatt
"CleanTech Business Club is an innovative platform of experts & visionaries with the goal to change the mindset of decision makers across the globe. Cleantech Technology disruption will help humanity achieve a sustainable & resilient way of living on earth."
Jalel Hamila, CBC Chair for Tunisia & Co-Chair Africa
Vice President Global Strategic Account WAMEA-APAC, JA Solar
“The world is now experimenting a deep technological disruption which will transform radically our mindsets, lifestyles, and business models. Cleantech irrigates this disruption and will attract trillions in investment as soon as scalable financial structures are in place. CleanTech Business Club is one of the very few places where these arrangements are understood, discussed, designed, and socialized for the common good.”
Jean-Pascal Pham-Ba, CBC Chair of Financial & Investor Hub
CEO, Scale; Co-Founder and CEO, Mentors; Secretary General, Terrawatt Initiative
Secretary General and Spokesperson at Terrawatt Initiative
"Japan is a country where trusted Human To Human relationship is highly valued since centuries that is why I was extremely happy to join the group of visionary leaders around the world who share this value as well.
As a Co-Founder of a multinational company, I have always believed in #TogetherWeAreStronger motto, and that is why I decided to work together with other Leaders of CleanTech Business Club for the better world."
Kenta Kagikawa, CBC Chair for Japan
"I truly believe that combining Business with Meaningfulness and Joy is an essence of an impactful entrepreneurial life.
Being together in CleanTech Business Club with similarly minded leaders around the world makes us stronger for good but also turbulent times, thus helping to shape a group of leaders able to drive The CleanTech Decade.
Let's make #TogetherWeAreStronger not just a slogan... Together!"
Leonardo Curioni, CBC Chair for LATAM & CBC Chair for Brazil
Founder, SICES Solar
"CleanTech Business Club has been leading and boosting the world’s energy transition towards a more sustainable, renewable and accessible reality! Through an amazing Human to Human approach CBC unites leaders globally acting proactive in order to accelerate the world’s disruption to a net zero goal, demonstrating that TOGETHER WE ARE STRONGER!! It’s been a huge pleasure to be part of this incredible organization that is really shaping the future TODAY!"
Lucas Troia, CBC Director International Relations LATAM
Regional Sales Director, Enphase Energy
"Being CleanTech Business Club Co-Chair for Africa and having CBC Global Leaders DNA by my side empowers me while meeting with African Authorities and Top Business Leaders and at the same time it empowers The Club and makes it stronger on the continent.
Our goal is to have CBC representatives in every African country by the end of 2022, which will allow us to drive inclusive CleanTech Transformation for the benefit of every nation on the continent... and we will do it as #TogetherWeAreStronger."
Mansour Diagne, CBC Co-Chair for Africa
Director Sales in MEA, Univergy
“Humanity faces its greatest challenge. We must change our way of doing things ASAP. We have to promote this transformation. #TogetherWeAreStronger!…..and smarter!”
Marcelo Alvarez, CBC Chair for Argentina
Secretary & Latam Task Force Coordinator, Global Solar Council
Former President of Argentinean Renewable Energy Chamber and Chief of Solar Energy Commission
"Thanks to its unique Human To Human concept that focuses not only on business but also combines it with meaningfulness and joy, CBC has revolutionized the DNA of the CleanTech Industry. I am honored to be a part of this mission to improve our world."
Mary O'Donnell "CleanTech Mama", CBC Honorary Chair of Empowering Women Hub
Founder & President, Clean Power Inc
"Africa as in some way a virgin ground for clean technologies has the biggest potential in transforming into a CleanTech Continent. Together with my fellow CleanTech Business Club Leaders around the globe we will do our best to make this transformation happen as quickly as possible, as #TogetherWeAreStronger and more effective than apart"
Mozart Hounsou, CBC Chair for Benin & CBC Chair for West Africa
Founder & CEO, GCINTER SA
VIP Member of West Africa Chamber of Trade and Industries
"An inter disciplinary potpourri of visionary leaders in cleantech joining heads from all over the world with one ultimate goal: a clean energy future that’s sustainable over generations. A human to human, heart to heart communication network across CBC members sets the core foundation of the Club’s motto: “Together we are stronger!”.
Necati Doruk Ozulu, CBC Chair for Canada
CEO at EFOSS Corporation
Country Sales Manager Canada & Midwest USA at Trina Solar
"The CleanTech Business Club provides the platform to realize the rapid transformation of our global energy system to 100% RE. The CBC World CleanTech Awards, that I have the privilege to chair, honor visionary individuals, well-established companies but also disruptive startups that are paving this way during the current CleanTech Decade"
Prof. Eicke R. Weber, CBC Chair of World CleanTech Awards
Chairman, European Solar Manufacturing Council
Former Director, Fraunhofer ISE, Freiburg; Professor Emeritus, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, UC Berkeley
"CleanTech Business Club is Brilliant Partner of human race for quick Energy Transition to mitigate climate change and create RE Global leadership for promoting profitable RE business and in turn ensuring access to masses of cost effective Renewable Energy.
Right to Energy may be taken up at UN General Assembly and be included in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
Thanks to CBC for joining hands with DGEF for making Right to Energy possible!"
Raj Singh Niranjan, CBC Legal Adviser & CBC Vice-Chair for India
Founder, Trans India Law Associates (TILA)
Legal Advisor at International Solar Alliance (ISA)
"CleanTech Business Club unites visionary leaders that cherish Human To Human relationship and this is exactly the value that SolarJuice shares with its customers and business partners in Australia and surrounding Pacific Islands.
Even though, we are coming from different parts of the world, we feel close to each other thanks to CBC LifeStyle that combines Business with Meaningfulness and Joy!"
Rami Fedda, CBC Chair for Australia & Oceania
Co-Founder & Supply Director, Solar Juice Pty
Cherishing H2H Spirit in Munich!