GLOBAL GROUP
SkyPower has earned the enviable track record and global recognition as one of the largest and most successful independent power producers that develops, finances, builds, owns and operates utility-scale renewable power projects across the globe.
18+ Years Operation
Established in 2003 in Toronto, Canada
25+ GWDC
Projects at an advanced stage with executed PPAs or in the Late Stage of PPA negotiations
1,400+ Years
SkyPower’s combined experience in the development of power and large infrastructure projects
30+ Solar Parks
World Leading Utility-scale solar projects energy developer
Power is POWER
SkyPower’s long-term value creation model of – developing, building, financing, and operating utility-scale solar projects, unlocks the power of the sun, generating substantial economic, environmental, and social benefits. Our results-based values, diverse heritage, and capabilities emanate from the core of our experienced award-winning global team of employees, consultants, and advisors around the world. With a presence in 35 countries, we consistently contribute to the economic and social development of the communities where SkyPower operates. Our combined expertise culminates in over 1400 years of renewable energy experience focused and dedicated to our unwavering commitment and pursuit in addressing climate change. We demonstrate every day through our actions, conduct, and keen focus on climate action, our steadfast and proven track record for bringing new solar power to emerging markets, growing cities, and communities urgently needed to access affordable, clean solar energy.
Proven Track Record in Developing Solar Parks
The accomplished SkyPower team has built, assembled and acquired an extensive pipeline of over 25GW worldwide, some of which are in bilateral agreements, and contract awards, to be built in the Middle East, Africa, South East and Central Asia over the coming years. SkyPower has secured over 30 Power Purchase Agreements (PPA), which in aggregate, represents billions of dollars’ worth of long-term renewable energy sales to leading utilities and governments around the world. SkyPower is majority-owned by CIM, a transformative urban real estate and infrastructure fund manager. Since 1994, CIM has sought to create value in projects and positively impact the lives of people in communities across the Americas by delivering more than $60 billion of essential real estate and infrastructure project.
Diversity and Inclusion
Diversity, equality, and human rights have served to be a guiding principle that has allowed SkyPower to build and retain our greatest assets: our people. SkyPower prides itself on diversity, inclusion, and fairness. At SkyPower, we are dedicated to creating and fostering a diverse workplace that values people's contributions with different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. SkyPower strives at all times to provide opportunities in a way that respects the dignity and independence of people with disabilities. We are committed to giving people with disabilities the same opportunity to benefit from the same opportunities, in the same place and in a similar way as others.
18+ Years In Operation
Established in 2003 in Toronto, Canada
SkyPower is committed to providing an environment that is free of barriers based on age, race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, family status and disability. SkyPower operates in a manner that respects dignity, independence, individualization, inclusion, integration and equal opportunity. Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and core values, fostering an innovative, collaborative, and high-energy work environment. By embracing an inclusive culture that supports diverse talent, our people collaborate successfully, enabling SkyPower to compete effectively in the global marketplace and stand apart from our competitors.
Global Leadership
SkyPower is lead by pioneers in climate action. They are innovative leaders who are bold thinkers with a proven track record of achievements.
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Kerry Adler
Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Adler is a vocal and public champion of Solar’s global growth potential and under his leadership, SkyPower’s vibrant expansion continues to help energize communities, cities and countries in nearly every region of the world. A trusted and sought-after energy advisor to various international...
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Charles Cohen
Chief Commercial Officer, Strategy and Development
Charles is also a Strategic Advisor to SkyPower. In this capacity, he interfaces with the President and Chief Executive Officer on high-level affairs and advises the Board of Directors on all aspects of feasibility for SkyPower’s utility-scale solar projects. In addition, Charles is the Chief Executive Officer...
Board of Directors
SkyPower's esteemed Board of Directors holds over 150 years of combined experience in leadership roles. With their vision, entrepreneurship, and vast experience, these dynamic executives oversee the company's strategic, financial, and operational sustainability.
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Kerry Adler
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David Kassie
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David Thompson
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Jennifer Gandin
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Avraham Shemesh
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Richard Ressler
Governance
Ethically conducting business is at the core of our identity and is vital to our success. Skypower conducts itself by OECD guidelines for multinational enterprises on responsible business conduct and the UN guiding principles on business and human rights. SkyPower's Board of Directors is comprised of leading professionals and experts who provide continuous guidance within the realm of their subject matter expertise to enable SkyPower to continue to grow and remain a leader in its approach and actions to corporate sustainability. SkyPower is committed to respecting and upholding internationally proclaimed human rights, taking a zero-tolerance approach to corruption, and working with partners and suppliers who follow the same standards.
Strategic Advisory Board
Our Strategic Advisors comprise a strong network of highly knowledgeable business leaders and the energy industry. As a trailblazer in international solar energy development, SkyPower leverages the expertise of leading business professionals from around the world, who advise the company's management team on all aspects of its business.
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Adi Cooper
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Albert Maringer
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Ameya Prabhu
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Barry Reiter
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Rene Pardo
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Henry Wolfond
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Jeffrey Steiner
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Matthew Coon Come
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Charles Cohen
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Suresh Prabhu
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Warren-Spar
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Hamoud Abdullah Al Junaibi
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Frank Lowenstein
Global Team
SkyPower has compiled a global network of strategic advisors who specialize in developing utility scale solar projects. Together, our team builds upon its expertise to contribute to the global fabric of developing solar projects around the world.
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Amit De
Senior Vice President, Finance & Strategy
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Ava Wojcik
Vice President, Compliance
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Benoit Fortin
Vice President, Development, Africa & India
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Eva Kazanskaia
Global Corporate Liaison
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Jeffrey Graham
Senior Vice President, Head of Legal and Regulatory Compliance
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Imtiaz Mahtab
Managing Director, MEA & APAC Regions
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Kelly Yin
Vice President, Asia Strategy
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Michael Kasumov
Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance
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Hando Kang
Vice President Global Affairs
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Kristin Sarria
Vice President, Accounting and Global Controller
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Kshitij Kaushik
Vice President
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Giorgio Mauro
Director, Project Engineering and Construction
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Charmaine Klawiter
Senior Vice President, Global Implementation
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Robert W. Foran
Senior Vice President, Global Operations
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Navid Seifkar
Vice President, Technology Strategy
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Maria Vorobieva
Associate Vice President, International Public Affairs
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Oscar Frota
Vice President, Commercial and Legal Affairs
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Misia Jakubowski
Director, Corporate Communications and Integration