Speaker Details

Florian Hemmer

 Florian Hemmer
Job Title
Expert, Technology
Masdar Clean Energy

Florian Hemmer works as an Expert in the Technology department of Masdar’s Clean Energy division. He has experience in a variety of renewable energy and clean-tech technologies as well as the business models that make these technologies tick. He regularly evaluates business proposals, product ideas and new renewable energy solutions on both technical and commercial aspects. Florian is also actively engaged in Masdar’s research, development and demonstration projects.

Currently he is leading the Batwind collaboration project at Masdar, an energy storage pilot located in Scotland. He also provides support on energy storage to other teams within Masdar Clean Energy. Florian was also part of Masdar’s Renewable Energy Desalination Program, which consisted of several pilot plants and research projects on the crossroads between renewable energy and water desalination.

Prior to joining Masdar, Florian co-founded a start-up engineering company and worked in consulting in several fields of renewable energy applications. Florian holds an MSc in Sustainable Technology from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.