Africa Energy Forum 2017

07 - 09 June 2017

ERM is the Sustainability Partner at Africa Energy Forum

The Africa Energy Forum (AEF) is the international Forum focused on power generation for Africa with attendance from investors, consultants, developers, ministries, utilities, regulators from the power sector. The AEF this year will be in Copenhagen to help facilitate a meeting of European and African stakeholders.

Learn more about the Africa Energy Forum 2017

ERM at Africa Energy Forum

ERM's experts will share their insight gained from involvement in numerous Africa Power projects over the past 30 years.

Stuart Heather-Clark, ERM Partner based in Cape Town, South Africa, will be participating in the following panel discussion on Wednesday 7th June at 13.00:  

Panel Discussion: Panel Discussion: Country Focus: Kenya KENGEN’S Five Year Plan

Join ERM at the Managing Environmental and Social Risk to Achieve Bankability Panel Discussion

Friday 9 June, 08:00 - 09:00

AEF attendees are invited to join a panel of leaders in the world of finance and power project development at a panel session discussion to explore the key sustainability elements that need to be considered and addressed in order to successfully progress a project to financial close. There will be an exchange of viewpoints and experiences with leading developers and lenders related to the subtle intricacies of the lender approval process – particularly in an African Power Sector context.


  • Maarten van Renssen: Globeleq
  • Sophie Mertens-Stobbaerts: ENGIE
  • Jens Thomasson: Denham Capital
  • Kristian Heydenreich: Vestas
  • Nicolas Souche, IFC

This panel will be moderated by ERM Partner James Stacey.

We hope you can visit our booth (number 64) to share some insights about Africa Power.


Bella Center
Center Blvd. 5, 
2300  København S, 

Exhibiting at the Forum

If you are planning to attend the Forum, come and speak with our Environmental, Social and Sustainability Experts on Stand No. 64. We look forward to seeing you.


If you would like to find out more about what the Forum will offer, download the Agenda here