Bigwood-Ölz, Samantha

Samantha Bigwood-Ölz leads the green energy sales team at ClimatePartner which she joined in 2020. She has 18 years’ international experience in renewable energy markets, finance, strategy and policy advice. Samantha previously worked at the International Energy Agency and German development agency GIZ, consulting companies in the United Kingdom and Russia and as an independent consultant on international renewable energy, climate change and energy efficiency projects on behalf of private sector clients and multi- and bilateral development and finance institutions. She has also engaged in the development and financial analysis of wind power projects in Brazil.

Samantha holds a Masters in Environmental Technology from Imperial College London and a bachelor’s degree in politics and economics from the London School of Economics. She speaks German, English, French and Portuguese fluently.