David Lecoque

David Lecoque

Policy and Business Development Manager

Alliance for Rural Electrification (ARE)


David leads the policy & business development department at ARE - the largest global business federation of the decentralised renewable energy sector, delivering on rural electrification in emerging markets. In this role he provides streamlined business development services to 150+ ARE Members (SME to blue chip corporates) and advises governments and donors on how to improve market conditions to achieve clean energy access (SDG7) and broader sustainability.

Prior to joining ARE, he practised and qualified as a lawyer at the Brussels Bar, dealing principally with energy and environmental matters in top-tier law firms Liedekerke and CMS. He was elected as one of Belgium’s 100 most inspiring and sustainable young professionals.

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