UK Renewables (UKRC)


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The UK Renewables Committee (UKRC) is a renewable energy industry representation body under the umbrella of the British Chamber of Commerce in Taipei (BCCTaipei). The UKRC will support the growth and proliferation of renewables in Taiwan.

The UKRC is a platform for networking and collaboration among its members to build relationships across the supply chain of renewables between Taiwan and the UK , facilitate exchange, lessons learned and experiences among its members, the Taiwanese industry and the general public. The UKRC will represent its members to raise issues towards the Taiwanese government and create awareness for renewables towards industry, academia and the public. The UKRC will work closely with the British Office Taipei.


Membership falls into two categories:

 Full Member

British Companies with investment in Taiwan and mainly active in the renewable energy sector.


Rights & Obligations

(1) Join all meetings.

(2) Elect or run for Co-Chair.

(3) Submit issues for the Committee

(4) Be represented in working groups.

(5) Full members can call in a working group to work on a specific issue with two members raising the issue and a Co-Chair overseeing the working group.


 Associate Member

(1) British service companies invested in Taiwan and supporting the sector.

(2) Nationals of the United Kingdom working in the renewable energy sector in Taiwan

(3) Non-British companies invested in Taiwan with either significant business or competency centres in the renewable energy sector in the UK.


Rights & Obligations

(1) Attend Committee social events and initiate working groups jointly with a full member.

The Co-Chairs jointly with the CEO of the BCCTaipei or a representative of the BCCTaipei BoG shall have full discretion to approve or reject membership applications.

Memberships should be renewed after one year.  ​


Working Groups:

To facilitate renewables in Taiwan and represent the interest of all members of the UKRC, members can form working groups, that could either address issues, support campaigns, create events, publications, or engage in outreach activities on behalf of the UKRC. Two full members can call in a working group or one full member and one Associate Member as long as this is sponsored and overseen by one Co-Chair. Working Groups can run indefinitely and either be dissolved by the founding members or the Co-Chairs and BCCTaipei CEO.




  • UKRC Social Gathering 
  • UKRC Internship Programme 2023




James Hope

Regional Director

Sarah Westenberger

Business Development Manager


Angelica Wang

Deputy Manager of Renewables Business Lines

Ashley Hobbs


Benson Waldron

Area Manager

Bin Fu

Country Manager

Carl Blundon

Managing Director, APAC

Chris Schraa

Country Director

Daniel Tan

Regional Sales Manager

David Cross

Managing Director

Ed Gibson

Operations Director

Edward Moller

Head of Energy

Ernest Leung

Chairman & CEO

Gaby Amiel

Co-Founder and CEO

Gary Howland

Group Sales Director

James Christie

Regional Director APAC and Head of Mechanical Solutions

Jim Chen

Country Manager, Taiwan

Jim Donelan

Business Manager

Kevin Wu

Regional Director

Kimberly Cram M.B.E.


Laura Evertsen


Leon Wu

Director of Business Origination & Stakeholder Engagem

Luis Gonzalez Pinto

Country Manager

Man Kang

Associate Director

Mikko Simula

Head of Financial Project Management APAC & Investor R

Mimi Leung

Business Development Manager

Oliver Luo

General Manager

Raoul Kubitschek

Managing Director

Ray Regan

APAC Regional Manager

Ray Tsao

Taiwan Branch Manager

Richard Freer

Regional President - Asia Pacific

Sam Carter

Principal Renewable Energy Advisor

Sam Dowey

Managing Director

Simon Faulkner

Country Manager / Lead Project Manager

Sri Sabapathy

VP Strategic Development

Tim Sawyer

Director, Australia and Asia

Tom Whittle

Director of APAC Region

Tony Lu

General Manager

Valerie Chang

Taiwan Country Manager

Wen Huang

Associate Director

Willis Ng

Country Manager

Yu-Foong Chong

APAC Director of Sustainability and Community Engagement