President and CEO
Vestas Asia Pacific
Clive Turton is Vestas Asia Pacific President.
With over 15 years of experience in the region, he has built and managed businesses across all sub-markets; from South East Asia, China, and India to Korea, Japan and Australia. His background is within business development, asset management, banking and law.
Clive comes from a position as the CEO of Asia Power Development Platform (APDP), a power generation development company established through a joint venture between Australian financial services provider, Macquarie and German power generation company, STEAG. APDP is focused on the development, construction and operation of power generation assets in South East Asia.
Clive also has strong leadership and commercial experience from his positions as Managing Director Asia-Pacific and VP Business Development at independent power development company APR Energy LLC where he built and managed APR’s Asia Pacific business, and extensive board experience from his position as Non-Executive Director at infrastructure development company, Infraco Asia Development.
Previously he spent 10 years with ING Bank, N.V. in Hong King and Singapore where he held positions as Managing Director, Head of Corporate Finance, Asia, and Head of Utilities and Infrastructure Group, Asia. Earlier positions include Business Development Director at IPP developer Mirant Corporation, Hong Kong, Senior Associate at Gide Loyrette Nouel, a law firm in Paris, France, and as Solicitor at Clayton Utz, a law firm in Sydney, Australia.
Clive Turton holds Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws (Hons) degrees from Australian National University.