Charles Williams joined Sonnedix at the beginning of 2014 and serves as Executive Vice President, Global Head of Project Finance. His responsibilities include leading the team that organises debt financing for newly developed or acquired projects and optimises debt financing for the company’s existing project portfolios.
Over the course of his career, Charlie has worked on international projects that took him and his family to Hong Kong, the UK twice, California, NYC and now Miami. He’s been in the power sector for almost 20 years, where he’s had the opportunity to help develop, finance and build power plants all over the world. He began his career in the industry working with fossil fuel-based plants, and transitioned to renewable energy in 2004. Before joining Sonnedix, Charlie had worked for many years in the wind industry, with a short stint at a battery storage company. Prior to his work in the power sector, he also spent nearly 20 years in the pharmaceutical industry.
Charlie holds an MSc from Imperial College London, as well as a BA and an MBA from Western Michigan University in the US.
The aspect of Sonnedix that Charlie finds most special is the company’s fantastic global team, particularly their experience, expertise, team spirit, and the personal energy that they bring to the company.