At Associated Renewable, we believe that to operate a successful organization you must have the most effective leadership team. Associated Renewable is governed by an international team of accomplished professionals, each possessing a distinguished background that melds senior-level experience at industry-leading companies with extensive energy expertise.
The following individuals comprise the Associated Renewable Executive Management team, which provides management oversight of the day-to-day business operations of Associated Renewable and makes policy determinations pursuant to delegation from the board of directors.
Chief Executive Officer & Chairman of the Board of Directors
Manoj Patel acts as the CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors for Associated Renewable Inc. With Associated Renewable, Manoj’s vision is to create the first truly end-to-end energy management company that can effectively address each client’s complete energy portfolio, focusing on the four main pillars of energy management: Energy Efficiency, Energy Supply, Renewable Energy and retrofit funding & financing. Manoj’s role is also to define the business strategy, lead the firm's global expansion and set a steady path to an initial public offering. Prior to founding Associated Renewable, Manoj worked in the European financial markets specializing in global energy companies. Manoj has more than 16 years of executive management, strategy and finance experience with an advanced understanding and vision for the energy markets. Manoj has a B.A. in Business Administration from Sheffield Hallam University in the UK and is certified by the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI).
President & Director
Edwin Apaloo is the co-founder, Board Director and President of Associated Renewable Inc. Mr. Apaloo brings a diverse breadth of executive management experience through a career that has spanned financial trading, energy efficiency & renewable energy integration, enterprise IT solutions and human capital management. Prior to co-founding Associated Renewable, Mr. Apaloo was a currency trader for Deutsche Bank and founded the Arthur McNeil Group Inc., a human capital/executive search & diversity firm. In his present leadership role, Edwin Apaloo envisions Associated Renewable becoming the leading energy solutions provider for the commercial & multi-family residential real estate industry. As a facilitator and visionary, his efforts play a pivotal role in realizing buildings’ energy efficiency targets & sustainability goals, securing innovative financing and integrating ‘new generation’ green technologies in New York City’s built environment. A native of New York City, Mr. Apaloo earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science & Finance from Pace University and a Master’s of Science and Postgraduate Diploma in Public Policy from the University of London, England. He holds professional certifications in Technology, Finance and Management.
Managing Director, Asia
Adrian Flores will act as the Managing Director for Asia. He is responsible for overseeing and implementing Associated Renewable's expansion into Asia and the far east. Mr. Flores was formerly a managing director of technology architecture, planning and design with Vitaminshoppe Industries where he developed the technology vision and strategy for the firm’s consumer business. He earned his Bachelor's at PMMA in Manila, Philippines, and M.Sc. in Management Information Systems (MIS) at NJIT, New Jersey.