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Damien Ricordeau

Damien Ricordeau

Chairman & Founder, Finergreen

BACKGROUND / Academic and professional background

Graduate of Business Finance and Financial Ingineering, and with a 5 year-long experience as Business Manager at Edmond de Rothschild Investsment Parners, I chose to place my financial skills for a more noble cause: the development of renewable energy throught the creation of Finergreen.

ACHIEVEMENT/ What is your project, initiative, start-up, company all about?

Finergreen is a business specialised in the financing of renewal energies’ projects (solar, wind-powered, organic gas). We help renewable energies’ project leaders (from business or public authorities) with their fundraising campaigns.

LOCATION/ In which city, country, part of the world do you conduct your activities?

We work in Europe and in developing countries in South-East Asia, Africa and Latin America.

IMPACT/ What is the positive economic, social, political, environmental… of the activity, project, initiative, start-up, company?

We have financed +100M€ of renewable energies’ projects in 2 years, which fosters the energy transition and the emergence of a cleaner planet.

QUOTE/ A saying, quote or reference phrase that tells something about you

« To live is to make a dream become a memory. » Sylvain Tesson (geographer and writer)