Neil Hopkins

Acting Chief Executive Officer

Following his ten-year tenure as Financial Director of Aldwych International, Neil made the transition to CFO of Anergi before assuming the role of acting CEO. Having graduated from Southampton with a law degree and qualified as a Chartered Accountant whilst training at Ernst & Young, he has deep experience rooted in accountancy and law.

Prior to joining Aldwych, Neil worked for the AES Corporation. He spent 13 years in London as the Regional Finance Director where his responsibilities included overseeing financial reporting for businesses across the EMEA region. During this time, he also spent two years in the US, serving as VP, Financial Planning & Analysis, where he was responsible for forming a new FP&A function for AES.

Neil has significant experience assisting on greenfield development projects in Ghana, Nigeria and Kenya, and acquisitions in Europe and across Africa; notably Cameroon, Nigeria and South Africa. His experience covers advising on project-specific tax structuring, project financing and general accounting issues. He has been a board director at Rabai for ten years.