Senior Board Advisor, Technical Expert

Posted 24 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact Name Axel 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 who is a technical expert, to advise on project development, construction and operations of their renewables portfolio in Korea.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide expert technical advice and guidance to the board of directors on engineering matters related to energy projects, grid infrastructure, and renewable energy technologies.

  • Assess the feasibility, viability, and technical risks of energy projects, including solar, wind, hydro, and other renewable energy initiatives.

  • Collaborate with board members and senior executives to develop and implement engineering strategies that support the organization's growth objectives and sustainability goals.

  • Provide strategic advice and recommendations to senior management and board members on renewable energy investment opportunities, market dynamics, and industry trends.

  • Present investment proposals and business cases to the board, highlighting key risks, opportunities, and strategic considerations.

  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders to develop investment strategies, investment mandates, and portfolio management frameworks.

  • Represent Korea in industry forums, technical committees, and stakeholder engagements to promote the organization's interests and thought leadership in engineering and grid systems.


  • Proven track record of serving as a senior engineering leader, technical advisor, or subject matter expert in the energy sector, with a focus on grid systems, infrastructure development, and renewable energy projects.

  • Extensive experience in engineering design, grid planning, and project management, with a strong understanding of technical, regulatory, and market dynamics in the energy industry.

  • Deep expertise in grid systems, transmission, distribution, smart grid technologies, and renewable energy integration, with a focus on optimizing grid performance and reliability.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively communicate complex technical concepts and recommendations to diverse audiences.

  • Advanced degree in engineering, electrical engineering, or related field required. Professional engineering (PE) license or equivalent certification preferred.

  • Demonstrated leadership qualities, strategic thinking, and ability to influence decision-making at the board and executive level.

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