Dr Shakoor is the Head of Energy Portfolio Management (EMEA) at Hitachi Energy. He is a leading expert in renewable energy focusing on energy markets, strategic investments in renewable energy and economic operation of energy assets. He has over 20 years of diverse experience with large utilities, renewables developers/investors, national energy departments, regulators, large energy consumers and international energy organisations in Europe, South Asia, Middle East and North America.
He holds a PhD in Renewable Energy (Power System Economics) from the University of Manchester (UK) and an MSc in Nuclear Engineering.
As portfolios scale up, and the technology mix becomes more complex – perhaps with batteries included, perhaps with more software and increasingly complex data, this session looks at the next level of asset management and how to manage a mixed portfolio across a wide selection of jurisdictions and how to really increase returns.