Assaad Wajdi Razzouk (Born in 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon) is a Lebanese-British clean energy entrepreneur, investor and art gallery owner.
Assaad Razzouk is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Sindicatum Sustainable Resources, which he co-founded in London in 2005. Sindicatum is an award-winning developer, owner and operator of clean energy projects worldwide and a producer of sustainable natural resources and waste . Assaad Razzouk is also the founder of South East Asia’s first Middle Eastern contemporary art gallery, Sana Gallery in Singapore .; is affiliated with Washington, DC Middle East Institute as an Expert at the Middle East – Asia Project; on the Advisory Board of the Hong Kong-based Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA), is a Member of the Board of the Climate Markets & Investment Association and is an independent Board Member of Cedrus Invest Bank sal From 1993 to 2002,
Razzouk is a graduate of Syracuse University and holds MBA from Columbia University in New York.
Assaad Razzouk won the Association for Sustainable & Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA) ‘s “Most Progressive Corporate Leader” award in 2011. Razzouk was also named among the Top 50 Low-Carbon Pioneers by CNBC Business in June 2007 and among the Top 600 Most Powerful People in Finance by Global Finance in September 1998. Assaad Razzouk was chosen by the world’s most influential CEOs on Twitter by INSEAD in May 2016, Tim Cook, Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Richard Branson. Under Razzouk’s Leadership, Sindicatum Sustainable Resources Group won the 2013 Commodity Business Awards for Excellence in Investment Markets and a Special Commendation for Excellence in Market Policy and Advisory. In 2012, Sindicatum won the Energy Institute ‘Energy Excellence’ Award for its Duerping Project in China in 2012. Sindicatum’s Duerping Project was designed to optimize energy recovery from waste gas. Sindicatum Sustainable Resources Group also won the 2012 Commodity Business Award for Excellence in Renewable Energy Markets, as well as Commitments for Excellence in Investment and Excellence in Policy and Advisory. In 2011, Sindicatum Sustainable Resources Group won the Commodity Business Award for Excellence in Renewable Energy Markets, as well as Special Commendation in the Commodity Market Policy and Advisory category. Sindicatum Sustainable Resources Group also won two Green Business Awards,