Daniel G.

CEO Bio Energy Plant / Executive in Energy


Results-oriented and entrepreneurial business developer and dealmaker with 20 years experience in the energy industry. I have a proven track record in developing asset-based businesses in a commercial...see more

  • Energy & Utilities


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Board Member Platform Bio Economie

Platform Bio-Economie
2 years
Current position
Aug 2020 - Present
Platform Bio-Energie (PBE) is the organization for promoting sustainable and socially acceptable use of bioenergy in the Netherlands within an adequate and stable policy and regulatory ...see more

Program Director

Smart Delta Resources
4 years
Dec 2015 - Nov 2019
Responsible for Smart Delta Resources program, with a team of 5 project managers. Smart Delta resources is the cooperation of large industries in the Dutch Delta region, focussed on sym...see more

CEO / Executive Partner

Bio Energie Centrale Cuijk | BECC BV
7 years
Current position
May 2015 - Present
BECC, a Joint Venture of 4 partners and NIBC, acquired the 25 MWe Biomass Energy Plant in Cuijk in June 2015 to restart the plant and convert it in a CHP plant. Within the JV responsibl...see more


Valentijn Management Advies BV
10 years
Current position
May 2012 - Present
Interim management, project management, consultancy and M&A

Director ELES (Essent Local Energy Solutions) a.i.

8 months
Aug 2011 - Apr 2012
Responsible for BU ELES (heat production and supply to residential and business consumers) operational management and change program. Implementation of this change program includes stra...see more

Program manager Change

11 months
Aug 2010 - Jul 2011
Responsible for reorganization program at Essent Local Energy Solutions, the heat supply business unit of Essent. The program covers the strategic re-orientation, portfolio rationalizat...see more

Manager Mergers & Acquisitions

10 months
Aug 2008 - Jun 2009
Responsible for several restructuring steps at Essent, such as sale of Essent commercial business to RWE, sale of HV Grid to Tennet and sale of Essent Milieu

Manager Project Development

4 years
Jun 2004 - Aug 2008
Manager of Project Development department and MT member of BU Business Development of Essent. Responsible for developing investment projects in power production, gas storage and LNG in ...see more

Manager Business Development EMG

2 years
Jun 2002 - Jun 2004
Developed of a wide range of business opportunities, a.o. acquiring a sales subsidiary in Belgium, negotiating a power contract for a CHP project, bidding on a CHP project, acquiring a ...see more

Manager Commercial Development

2 years
Jul 2000 - May 2002
• Member of the Benelux MT, responsible for Portfolio development and Strategy & Planning of the Benelux business • Developed asset related projects to enhance the plant portfolio, e.g....see more

Manager Corporate Finance

Kempen & Co
1 year
Mar 1999 - Jul 2000
• Managing M&A projects in the energy utility business. Teams usually consist of 3 – 10 people, both internal and client team members and other advisors. Activities typically include wr...see more

Manager Strategy & Corporate Development

1 year
Dec 1997 - Feb 1999
• Developed strategies and recommendations for the board of directors of the newly formed PNEM/MEGA Groep (merger between PNEM and MEGA). Main projects: • Power generation & trading: De...see more

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Energy & Utilities


  • Restructuring
  • Business Strategy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Change Management
  • Business Development
  • Management
  • Due Diligence
  • Portfolio Management
  • International Project Management
  • M&A due diligence
  • Contract Negotiations