Team

The team behind Emergi is a group of very experienced and enthusiastic individuals. The founder and CEO of Emergi is Richard van Hoolwerff, with his experience in entrepreneurship development in developing countries, who combined his entrepreneurial spirit with his love for renewable energy. Saida Wolff, our head of partner acquisition combines her passion for renewable energy with her keen eye for strategic partnerships. Our COO Karen Blanken, has broad experience in international business development, operations and strategy both in the private and non-profit sectors. Then there is Aart Verburg, our CTO, the engineering brains behind our company who has a long history in process engineering, and initiated and managed projects in Asia, Europe and the USA. The next one up is Peter Harrington, our Head of Business Development. Peter is an expert in energy and infrastructure projects, focused on frontier markets, renewable energy and social impact.