ACEF Speaker 2019

Supawan Saelim

Renewable Energy Policy Specialist,
USAID Clean Power Asia

Dr. Supawan Saelim is currently a Renewable Energy Policy Specialist for USAID Clean Power Asia program, which encourages power sector investments in environmentally-friendly, grid-connected renewable energy sources. Dr. Saelim has focused primarily on activities to provide technical assistance to Lao PDR, Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines related to renewable energy auctions and the impact of distributed PV policies on key stakeholders. Prior to joining USAID Clean Power Asia, she gained research experience with international organizations on energy and climate mitigation policies, and has several years of experience at PwC Thailand assisting the public and private sector on feasibility studies, valuation, and high-level market analysis. Dr. Saelim holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the National Institute of Development Administration, Thailand and an M.Sc. in Project Analysis, Finance and Investment from the University of York, United Kingdom.


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