Director for Energy and Infrastructure,

World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Mark Lambrides, Director for Energy and Infrastructure, recently joined TNC to help develop and manage the Power for Nature programme. Power for Nature is an innovative programme that seeks to accelerate the deployment of sustainable energy solutions, while avoiding conflicts with nature and people.

Previously, while working at the World Bank, Mark managed the preparation and implementation of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and distribution of grid rehabilitation project investments. He also worked on issues related to energy policy and regulatory reform, climate change mitigation and adaptation advisory projects, as well as institutional strengthening initiatives for clients in the Caribbean, Central and South America.

Mark has over 25 years of experience in the sustainable energy sector and has worked for the Organisation of American States (OAS), Winrock International, and the US Export Council for Renewable Energy (US/ECRE). He sits on several advisory boards including the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Partnership (REEEP) and the Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum (CREF).

Mark earned a master’s degree in International Relations from the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) of John Hopkins University and a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Spanish from Kalamazoo College.

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Integrated Planning