William Zhao

M: +49 160 437 8135
T: +44 (0) 3440 5525
E: wzhao@ceg-europe.com


William Zhao is a Senior Consultant with CEG. He has over 20 years of experience as an expert in the chemical, energy and technology industries. William applies his knowledge working with large corporations and startups. He assist clients in their regulatory compliance, undertakes due diligence during transactions, to comply with regulatory requirements, as well as developing and implementing long-term strategy.

William’s has also advised in energy and industrial policies including development of special industrial clusters. From 2010 to 2016 he was a director of strategy for SABIC, a $50 billion petrochemical company, with responsibility for both shaping the strategy but also surfacing and performing the initial development of global investment opportunities in-line with the strategy. His successful starts ups include both technology companies and energy companies.

William has an MBA and a Masters Degree in Energy Economics from Columbia University, New York. William is also fluent in Chinese and has a working knowledge of German.