Henrik Beermann


  •  1984, born in Neustadt am Rübenberge, Germany
  • 2007-2014, University of Leipzig, Germany, Economics and Sustainable Development
  • 2012, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, Resource Economics


Professional Experience

  • 2013, Research consultant, Energy Inclusion Initiative Philippines (EII), Manila/Philippines
  • 2014-2015, Sustainability consultant, Exportinitiative Erneuerbare Energien, Bangkok/Thailand
  • 2014-2015, Farm mechanization consultant, Better Rice Initiative Asia (BRIA), Bangkok/Thailand
  • 2015, Business development consultant, Better Rice Initiative Asia (BRIA), Bangkok/Thailand
  • Since 2015, Business Consultant at the International SEPT Program



  • Scholarship of Luxembourg based NGO Appui au développement Autonome (ADA for attending Luxembourg based NGO Appui au Développement Autonome (ADA), funding of participation of symposium “Innovating Energy Access for Remote Areas: Discovering Untapped Resources” April 10th – 12th 2014, UC Berkeley, California


Key Qualifications

  • International cooperation
  • Sustainability concept development
  • Energy – agriculture nexus
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation management
  • Value chain analysis



  • Beermann, H., Dornberger, U., Sebitosi, B., Groh, S. & Van der Straeten, J. (2015): Energy projects and value chain thinking. A problem-centred value chain approach to energy based upgrading of rice farmers in the Philippines. In: Groh S, Straeten J, Edlefsen Lasch B, Gershenson D, Leal Filho W & Kammen DM (eds.) Decentralized Solutions for Developing Economies - Addressing Energy Poverty Through Innovation. Springer Proceedings in Energy.2015, XXIV.
  • Beermann, H., Holzhausen, G. & Chrometzka, T. (2015). Sustainable Bioenergy. Strategy for developing a sustainable bioenergy project in Thailand. GIZ. Unpublished paper


Henrik Beermann

International SEPT Program
Leipzig University
Ritterstr. 9-13
04109 Leipzig

Tel:   +49-(0)341-9739764
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