Director of Heat Networks - London
Alina is Director of Heat Networks - London at Vattenfall Heat UK, where she brings 20 years of experience in renewable infrastructure investment, finance and accounting and social impact. She has a deep understanding of the infrastructure market having worked in equity investments, debt financing, and financial advisory and has extensive experience of working with project developers, contractors, funders, investors, and public agencies.
In her previous role, Alina was responsible for leading investments and acquisitions for a boutique impact infrastructure fund manager. Prior to that, Alina was part of the start-up team becoming the UK Green Investment Bank where she focused on accelerating investment in the nascent distributed energy sector, including developing district heating opportunities. Alina has also worked in consulting and advisory on public private partnerships, and as a public sector auditor, having qualified as a chartered accountant.
Alina is a strong believer in applying diversity of thought to problem solving and decision making, and she is passionate about working at the forefront of sustainable and low carbon investment to deliver positive and long-term outcomes for people and the planet.
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