Team Leaders

web Portrait-emiel-1Emiel van Sambeek
Director, Cleantech Advisory(Europe)

Emiel van Sambeek is a partner at Azure with more than 12 years experience in clean energy research and strategy consulting across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. He joined Azure in 2007, leading a team serving a range of corporate and government clients advising on market entry strategies, energy and climate policy, cleantech investments, and energy audits.


hubertHubert Beaumont
Director, Engineering and Sourcing

Hubert Beaumont is an experienced leader of technical and commercial activities with Chinese and international manufacturing and investment. At Azure International, Mr. Beaumont leads the engineering team in managing market entry projects for Azure clients and partners, including identifying and securing go-to-market partners, transferring technology, as well as sourcing material and equipment from Asian suppliers.



web Portrait-sebastianSebastian Meyer
Director, Research

Sebastian Meyer has covered China's wind industry since 2004, and has built up a successful research and advisory practice focused on the alternative energy space. Prior to coming to China, he worked in London specializing in due diligence supporting project finance and M&A transactions related to alternative energy.