Alex Katon is the General Manager of the Abu Dhabi branch of Summit Global Power (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation), which is responsible for the development, construction and asset management of IPPs and IWPPs across Middle East, Africa, Europe, CIS and near Asia. Alex has over 15 years of senior management experience in the development and operation of private power and water projects in Africa, Middle East and Asia. Most recently, he was the Executive Director of InfraCo Africa. He is a Chartered Accountant who started his career with CDC Group plc, after completing his degree at Newcastle University. In addition to Cenpower, Alex is a Sumitomo- nominated Board Director for three private power and water projects in the Middle East.