INNOVATION IN ENERGY
Peter Ho ’03 (EMBA)
Country Director, China, EcoSecurities Group
Xiaosong “Peter” Ho is a senior expert with more than 15 years of experience in energy, emissions trading, and sustainability. Owned by Mercuria, one of the largest energy traders in the world, EcoSecurities Group is the world’s leading developer of projects to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in developing countries.
Mr. Ho has led the development of more than 200 renewable energy and energy efficiency projects in China under the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) of the Kyoto Protocol. He contributed directly to many groundbreaking milestones in the carbon market, including China’s first registered CDM project. Mr. Ho works with project developers, investors, companies, and governments to add value to their energy projects. He has also helped establish strategic alliances with China’s top energy groups and regional power companies.
Mr. Ho has advised the Chinese government and policy makers on sustainability policies and strategies. He has also been involved in the Asian Development Bank’s Study on Beijing Green Finance Development Strategy.