Alexander Larionov, Team Lead, coordinator for Resource Efficiency and Climate advisory in Sub-Saharan Africa. Alexander has 15 years of experience in the finance and private equity space, focusing on clean energy and fuel projects. His sector expertise includes financial markets, manufacturing, construction materials and agribusiness. Alexander has worked on projects in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Before joining IFC, Alexander held various positions with the private sector companies in Russia. He holds a Masters of International Economics from the Ural Federal University (Russia) and the University of Ghent (Belgium).