Board of Advisors
He has served as the Senior Vice President and CIO and member of the CEO Management Committee of Valero Energy Corporation. He is a well-known name in the oil & gas business. Prior to his retirement, Hal was a 30 year veteran of Valero, and served 7 years as a consulting manager with Deloitte
Dr. Stefan Georg, an alternative asset portfolio manager, was previously the CEO of Bayern LB in London. He has a distinguished career in investment banking and financial management including three years as Head of Power and Utilities for Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and senior roles in Structured Finance, Project Finance and Risk Management in Russia, Singapore, Frankfurt and London for Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and Bayern LB. He is multi-lingual and in addition to his financial career has had experience as a Board Member and CFO of Zentrum Mikroelektronik Dresden AG and academic roles at Humboldt University,
Trained lawyer and has held senior investment banking positions in the Singapore and Frankfurt offices of Dresdner Kleinwort. He has over 16 years experience in advising on transactions in various industry sectors including Power and Utilities, Oil & Gas and Transportation. He holds a Masters in Law degree from the University of Tuebingen, Germany and a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Madras, India
He is an Executive Director of IIC. Previously, he was a Vice President with Dresdner Kleinwort’s (DrK) Asia Corporate Finance team. He has over 12 years experience in advising on M&A and debt transactions in various industry sectors including Power and Utilities, Oil & Gas and Transportation. Prior to DrK, Philip was a Senior Consultant with Coopers & Lybrand. He earned an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.