Jorund Buen is co-founder and partner at Differ, a seed investor and provider of advisory services within financing of renewable energy and energy efficiency ventures in developing countries. Differ has evaluated and invested in numerous offgrid solar manufacturing and distribution companies. It is a leading expert globally on results-based finance for energy sector development in developing countries. Mr Buen has managed, and serves on the board of directors of, a number of offgrid energy manufacturers and distribution companies on the ground in developing countries such as Myanmar and Indonesia.
Jorund co-founded and co-managed Point Carbon (a leading provider of analysis, data and news to the carbon and energy markets), from start-up to grown-up stage, until it was sold to Thomson Reuters in 2010.