Leadership of ibV Energy Partners

Timothy Kim

President and Managing Director

Tim has been part of the renewable energy industry since 2007, leading development and financing teams on over 1,100 MWp of solar, wind and methane gasification projects. Recently, he led the US operations of a utility-scale solar developer, managing development and M&A on over 350 MWp of solar projects across Oregon, Alabama, Mississippi and Florida. A veteran of the US Navy, Tim served for more than six years with in-country deployments to Iraq, Liberia and Asia-Pacific.

Robin Saiz

Vice President, Business Development

Robin brings more than 11 years of experience in the US renewable energy industry, with development expertise in both large-scale solar and wind projects. At FPL/NextEra, Robin was instrumental in the development of over 1,500 MWp of wind across Texas, Oklahoma and Colorado. Most recently, Robin originated and led the permitting on over 400 MWp of solar in the southern US. Robin is also a veteran, with 10 years of service as a Field Artillery Officer in the US Army with deployments to Iraq.

Carl von Braun

CEO, US Group of Companies

After gaining a Business Administration degree, Carl von Braun joined the Deutsche Babcock Group of Companies during which time he held a series of management positions in Germany and India. Subsequently, he held various Finance Director and CFO positions in the telecoms sector. His career in Solar began in 2006 when he joined CSG Solar. Before joining ib vogt Carl was responsible for business development and project finance at Suntech Power International Ltd

John Schroeder

Head, ibV Energy Solutions (EPC)

After more than a decade of construction and real estate experience in Seattle, Washington, John moved to Germany in 2009 to work for GOLDBECK Solar, primarily focusing on business opportunities in the United Kingdom (responsible for contracting over 250 MWp), as well as in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. He joined ib vogt in 2017 to push its expansion into the US market and heads up the US EPC division, focusing on joint ventures with developers as well as EPC initiatives.