TEAM

Dawud Ansari

Executive Head / Founder

ABOUT

Dawud Ansari is a research associate at the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) with a focus on equilibrium modelling, energy systems analysis, petroleum economics, and development policy (in the Middle East). Until now, he has worked for the prominent Berlin Social Science Center (WZB) and the Berlin School of Economics and Law. He has multiple years of experience in university teaching. Having studied at Johns Hopkins University, Humboldt University of Berlin, and Berlin Institute of Technology, he holds bachelor's (best of his year) and master's degrees in (mathematical) economics. Dawud is mainly responsible for the EADP’s management and teaching.

KEY ACTIVITIES

General management, Energy policy, systems and markets Numerical modelling


LANGUAGES

Arabic English German


CONTACT

ansari@eadp.eu


Hashem al-Kuhlani

Executive Head / Founder

ABOUT

Hashem al-Kuhlani is an undergraduate student of energy engineering, concentrating on interdisciplinary energy studies. Due to his personal background, Hashem has intense knowledge and profound experience of politics and bureaucratic processes in the Middle East. Hence, Hashem is mostly responsible for networking aspects, including taking care of the local population, international cooperations, and contacting important stakeholders.

KEY ACTIVITIES

Country representative Yemen, Communication, General energy engineering


LANGUAGES

Arabic English German


CONTACT

hhk@eadp.eu


Pascale Harb

Fellow

ABOUT

Pascale Harb’s field of excellence is Energy Economics and Development. Holding multiple outstanding degrees in economics and econometrics (BS/MS/MA) from the Center for Economic Research and Graduate Education Institution and renowned American University of Beirut, Pascale currently pursues an MBA degree in Energy Management at TU Berlin’s EUREF campus. She has gained previous work experience in PricewaterhouseCoopers, as well as via numerous projects in the non-profit sector, among them Greening Africa Together and Save the Children International. Pascale is EADP’s main contact for projects in Lebanon.

KEY ACTIVITIES

Country representative Lebanon, Energy policy, systems and markets, Econometrics


LANGUAGES

Arabic English


CONTACT

pascale.harb@eadp.eu


Martha Hoffmann

Fellow

ABOUT

Martha Hoffmann is a graduate student in renewable energy systems at TU Berlin and works on the intersection between applied energy and electrical engineering. In particular, Martha researches and directs our project tasks in comparative power grid infrastructures and generation, focusing on the concept of swarm grids and grid simulations. She holds a bachelor in energy and process engineering from TU Berlin and has completed an exchange program with Irkutsk State University. Martha has already worked for the Institute of Ecological Economics (IÖW).

KEY ACTIVITIES

Micro-grid technologies, Swarm electrification, Simulation and optimisation


LANGUAGES

English German Russian


CONTACT

martha.hoffmann@eadp.eu


Matteo Micheli

Fellow

ABOUT

Matteo Micheli is a master's student in mechanical engineering at TU Berlin and holds a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Sapienza University of Rome. He has an outstanding record of proven experience in translating his academic knowledge into practical results in the form of applied engineering and project management, leading him for example to the Best Student-Led Project award at the Maker Faire Rome 2015. As an EADP fellow, Matteo is mainly concerned with methods of solar water heating.

KEY ACTIVITIES

Solar-thermal devices, Material science, Simulation


LANGUAGES

English German Italian Spanish


CONTACT

matteo.micheli@eadp.eu