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Speaker

ENGIE

Lea Giroux

Senior Business developer

From 2020, Léa has been working as a Senior Business Developer and Project Manager for ENGIE renewable business line, based in South Africa, where she has been leading the development of the solar and wind pipeline as well as the development and bidding of 3 awarded Solar projects in BW5 tender.

She is responsible for the sourcing of investment and projects opportunities in South Africa, and for the management of Renewable projects from development up to closing.

From 2015, Léa has been working in the Acquisition Investment and Financial Advisory team of Engie, for Africa Business Unit, where she has led the successful closure of the acquisitions of companies in the services sector within Southern and Western Africa.

Lea joined ENGIE in 2010 and held various Financial and managerial positions within the Group for diverse activities and geographies.

Léa started her career in the Private Equity funds of Natixis Environment and Infrastructure, working on renewable energy projects across Europe.

She holds a Master in Project Finance and Structured Finance from Ecole des Ponts ParisTech and graduated from Université Paris X.

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