Chief Operating Officer

As the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Yellow Door Energy, Rory leads the operation and expansion of the company’s business across all markets. Under his guidance, the regional and country teams bring solar energy and energy efficiency solutions to commercial and industrial customers in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. With over 25 years of global leadership experience, Rory brings forth in-depth customer understanding, comprehensive market knowledge and a relentless drive for sustainable energy growth.

Prior to joining Yellow Door Energy, Rory was Managing Director of ARJ Water Technology Group, a company which specializes in water technology and services construction markets throughout the Middle East. He also served as Commercial Director for YALE Europe, part of NACCO Group of Companies. Previously, he was Director for Liberty Media in the UK. Prior to that, he was with Xerox where he worked in Europe, China and New Zealand.

Rory holds an MBA from Hult University in the U.S. He also has a Post Graduate Degree in Commerce from Auckland University in New Zealand.

Speaking Engagements

World Future Energy Summit – January 2020 in Dubai, UAE 
Corporate PPAs: Promoting Growth in the Distributed Solar Energy Market 

Solar Asset Management MENA – November 2019 in Dubai, UAE
Learnings From a Distributed Portfolio: C&I in the MENA

Dubai Industrial City Sustainability Talks – November 2019 in Dubai, UAE
Adopting more advanced and sustainable manufacturing and production technologies and practices in the UAE

Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) – October 2019 in Dubai, UAE
Solar Leasing for Your Business 

Gulfood Manufacturing – October 2019 in Dubai, UAE
Revisiting the Investment Scenario for F&B Manufacturing

Future Food Summit – September 2019 in Dubai, UAE
Solar Leasing for Food and Beverage Manufacturing Plants

Solar Outlook for Jordan and Egypt ATA Insights Webinar – April 2019 Worldwide
Solar PV Opportunities in Jordan in Egypt 

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