Assar Qureshi

Cleantech Team Leader
Invest in Denmark
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Assar Qureshi is Cleantech Team Leader at the Danish national investment promotion agency, Invest in Denmark. As part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark, Invest in Denmark facilitates foreign companies looking to set up or expand a business in Denmark.

Before joining the Foreign Service, Assar Qureshi was the lead climate finance advisor for the Danish Energy Agency.  In his early career, he worked in the financial sector including at an investment bank focusing on energy projects.

Assar Qureshi studied International Politics & Strategic Studies at the University of Wales, International Relations at the University of Manchester, and is a Georgetown University Leadership (GLS) alumnus.

17 Aug
 - 12:15 BST (UTC +01:00)
Policy Insight
  • Outline of action plan, including energy islands, to meet a 70% reduction in emissions by 2030
  • The need and feasibility for PTX in Denmark
  • The emerging PTX ecosystem in Denmark and early projects
  • R&D opportunities and government support