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Ad is a senior sustainable energy consultant specialised in small- and medium scale renewable energy projects, with an engineering and economics focus. In his 20 years in the region, he has worked for European utilities, the World Bank and Power Africa, among others. He has a wide experience in project preparation, capacity building and developing lending components of projects, all to accelerate renewable energy investments. Recently Mr. Dankers served as the executive director of Energy Access Partnership, a not-for-profit company that worked to increase energy access in Southern Africa, including the implementation of a rural electrification programme (combined grid extension and solar home systems) that covered a service area of 10,000 people. Mr. Dankers is a citizen of the Netherlands, working out of Johannesburg, South Africa.