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Alan Townsend

Principal Industry Specialist International Finance Corporation


Alan Townsend is a Principal Industry Specialist with the International Finance Corporation, which is part of the World Bank Group. He has over thirty years experience in energy finance, markets, and regulation. With IFC and, previously, the World Bank, he has worked extensively in electricity distribution, renewable energy, and gas/LNG-to-power, with now increasing involvement in battery energy storage and green hydrogen/green ammonia.