Robert Jan VAN DER PLAS
Rural and Renewable Energy Specialist.
Robert joined MARGE in 2001 after 16 years at the World Bank. He has been MARGE Managing director from 2013 to 2018. He has designed, supervised, analyzed, and managed many energy & environmental projects and programs, notably related to developing markets and the rational use of woodfuels and renewable energy sources, awareness campaigns and the management of forest areas, and productive use of natural resources.
Graduate of Twente University in the Netherlands (Applied Physics, Development Studies), Dutch, born 1955.