DANIEL KURYLO holds an MSc Finance & International Business degree from the Aarhus School of Business in Denmark and has over 9 years of new venture development, banking, management, technical, and sales experience.
Focusing on the wind energy industry, he has made substantial contributions to wind power projects and transactions across Africa, Australia, Europe, India, and North America.
Most notably, he’s spent 2 years working for the Executive Management at Vestas Wind Systems A/S (VWS.CO) where besides sales and finance responsibility, he managed a technology transfer JV in India, had production facility audit responsibility covering adoption of daily management, kaizen and six sigma, as well as project coordination of a full corporate restructuring strategy.
He’s created strategies for, opened, and led the South African subsidiaries for Vestas (VWS.CO) and Goldwind (002202.SH) while being directly involved in the build up of the wind energy industry in South Africa through governmental and industry associations.
Currently based in Cape Town, Daniel is actively working as an advisor to stakeholders in the wind and solar energy fields within the areas of technical advisory, growth strategy, equity placement, regulatory policy, and bid management.
His ability to assess and act on strategic, commercial, and operational challenges will ensure that your firm’s value is unlocked to its true potential.
Prior to working within the energy industry, Daniel was a winning professional athlete and has founded and grown a successful company that is in its 9th year of operation in his home country of Canada.
“Daniel demonstrated a perceptive business mind and his drive and willingness to learn proved that he could take on multiple challenges. I supported his creative ideas and his ability to weigh and understand the long-term effects and immediate consequences of decision-making. With determination, diligence and attention to detail Daniel always delivered high quality results. I give my full recommendation for Daniel.”
Henrik Nørremark, Former CFO/COO & Deputy CEO;
Vestas Wind Systems A/S