Toshiaki Isoi appointed as X-ELIO’s new Country Manager in Japan

New Head of the Japanese office.

The new Head of the Japanese office has 12 years of experience in the infrastructure sector in Japan and South East Asia and extended knowledge in project management

This signing is part of an ambitious growth strategy of X-ELIO to continue to further expand its Japanese portfolio and its positioning in one of the company’s key regions worldwide

X-ELIO, a worldwide leading renewable energy producer, has appointed Toshiaki Isoi as new Country Manager in Japan, one of the group’s core markets and where the firm aims to reinforce its leading position.

X-ELIO stablished operations in Japan in 2012 and has nonstop growing since then, reaching to be one of the group’s core markets. Having successfully developed 380 MW that will save 261.649 tons of CO2 emissions in Japan per year, the company has set an ambitious growth strategy to further develop its Japanese portfolio seeking partnership opportunities to accelerate its growth in solar.

With this move, X-ELIO seeks to expand the team in Tokyo with the objective to reinforce its presence and position in the market. X-ELIO’s activity contributes to the Japanese Government’s target of efficiently reducing CO2 emissions and will continue to invest to accelerate this striving objective.

Toshiaki Isoi has extensive experience in the energy sector. Prior to joining X-ELIO, he was Vice President, in the Investment Banking Department of Macquarie Capital Securities, where his main responsibilities were focused on principal investment and advisory on energy infra projects. Prior to that Mr. Isoi worked for large players in the sector such as Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and, IDI infrastructures and ICT Fund, a Japanese government owned infrastructure investment fund.

“We are very happy to be able to add Mr. Isoi to the X-Elio leadership team. We are confident that this appointment will lead X-ELIO to achieve great success and fulfill our renewed ambitions in Japan in line with the country’s updated renewable targets.”

Lluis Noguera, CEO of X-ELIO

 “I am very excited for this new professional stage. Joining a team with so much success in Japan like X-Elio’s is an honor to me and I am fully aligned and committed with X-Elio’s objective of profitable and sustainable growth in a market full of opportunities.”

Toshiaki Isoi

About X-ELIO:

X-ELIO is a leading company specialized in the development, construction, financing and operation of photovoltaic plants with global presence in Europe, United States, Latin America, Japan and Australia. The firm counts with 15 years of experience in the industry with more than 2.5 GW built and 25 PV plants in operation and presence in 10 countries. In 2019 it achieved a revenue in excess of €100M. The group is a global leader in renewable and sustainable energy, with a strong commitment to the reduction of greenhouse gases and the fight against climate change.

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