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Regional Development Manager
As Regional Development Manager at Yellow Door Energy, Omar builds new partnerships in the Middle East and Africa to help commercial and industrial businesses transition to solar power through lease-to-own solar agreements.
Prior to Yellow Door Energy, Omar worked at Strategy&, a management consultancy, where he developed and led energy initiatives for some of the regions largest energy companies. He also worked for REC, a Norwegian-listed solar company, where he set up their solar leasing business. Omar also held various business development and strategy consulting roles at GE Energy and Enviromena Power Systems.
Omar holds an MBA from INSEAD in France, as well as a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Boston University in the USA.
Recent Speaking Engagements
MESIA Solar Energy Trade Mission – November 2018 in Cairo, Egypt
Solar Wheeling in Jordan – Wadi Al Aash Solar Park’s Success Story
WETEX Dubai Solar Show Seminar Week – October 2018 in Dubai, UAE
The Exponential Growth of Clean Energy in Jordan: The Emergence of Another Renewables Front-Runner in MENA?
Future Energy East Africa – September 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya
Workshop on Solar Leasing for Commercial and Industrial Customers