Speaker Details

Abid Kazim

 Abid Kazim
Job Title
Managing Director
NextEnergy Solar Fund Limited

Abid is the UK Managing Director of NextEnergy Capital and member of the Investment Committee of the NextEnergy Solar Fund listed on the London Stock Exchange.

Over 10 years in Business outsourcing and strategic sales, with in excess of $3bn in deals originated and/or delivered across government and clean energy.

Deep knowledge and experience of UK solar development and delivery. He developed the first UK local government low carbon center of excellence.

Over the past 4 years, Abid has led the origination and structuring of 530MWp of solar projects
In Government services outsourcing, Abid has led major solution sales and delivery organisations of up to 1,000 staff, managing services to the BBC, UK Passport Office, National Air Transport, National Savings and Investments (NS&I) and many local government organisations.

Previously, Abid advised on the 1998 deregulation of Eastern Energy and post 1998 corporate strategy for Yorkshire Electricity.

Abid earned his MBA at the Manchester Business School (1993).

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