Dale Vander Woude

CEO
Helio Energias Renováveis

Dale A. Vander Woude is the Founder and President of Helio Energia Renovaveis.  Mr Vander Woude brings more than 25 years of experience in capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and specialty finance vehicles, focussing upon renewable energy over the last decade.  Dale previously served as EVP Capital Markets of OneRoof Energy, Director in Capital Markets-Asset Finance at Citigroup, and as Chairman of SIIF Energias do Brasil.  In these capacities, Dale has raised billions of dollars in financing and led an investment group team that led the Brazilian wind power market, at which time he completed construction of 210MW of wind power and development of a 1,500MW pipeline, prior to an M&A sale to CPFL for nearly USD1 billion.  Mr Vander  Woude holds an MBA and international certificate from Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, California) and a BA with double majors in Economics and Business Management from Central College (Pella, Iowa).