Senior Board Advisor - Renewables Investment

Posted 23 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
Contact NameAxel Robinson

Job description

TGRC is excited to have partnered with a couple of Tier 1 private equity clients, in search of a Senior Board Advisor to originate and accelerate their renewables investment in Korea.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic advice and counsel to the board of directors and investment leads on matters related to business strategy, market trends, competitive landscape, and industry best practices.

  • Collaborate with board members and senior executives to develop and refine the organization's strategic vision, goals, and objectives.

  • Offer insights and recommendations on potential growth opportunities, expansion strategies, and strategic partnerships to enhance the organization's competitiveness and market position.

  • Advise the board on corporate governance principles, policies, and practices to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and best-in-class governance standards.

  • Review and provide input on governance documents, including charters, bylaws, codes of conduct, and committee mandates.

  • Monitor board effectiveness, conduct board assessments, and recommend enhancements to board processes and practices to optimize board performance and effectiveness.

  • Assess and advise on enterprise risk management practices, identifying key risks and mitigating strategies to safeguard the organization's assets, reputation, and long-term sustainability.

  • Review and provide input on risk management policies, procedures, and frameworks, ensuring alignment with organizational objectives and risk appetite.

  • Collaborate with the board and executive leadership to establish a robust risk oversight framework and ensure effective risk governance throughout the organization.


  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Engineering, Business Administration, or related field; advanced degree (MBA, Master's) preferred.

  • Minimum of 15+ years of experience in renewable energy investments, project finance, private equity, or investment banking, with a proven track record of successfully originating and executing renewable energy transactions.

  • Deep understanding of the Korean renewable energy market, including regulatory frameworks, policy incentives, and market dynamics.

  • Strong network of relationships with key stakeholders in the Korean renewable energy ecosystem, including project developers, government agencies, financial institutions, and industry associations.

  • Excellent strategic thinking, analytical skills, and business acumen, with the ability to identify and evaluate investment opportunities in a dynamic market environment.

  • Effective communication and presentation skills, with the ability to articulate complex investment concepts and ideas to senior executives and board members.

  • Passion for sustainability, clean energy, and environmental stewardship, with a commitment to driving positive impact through engineering innovation and leadership.