Location Europe
Job-type Permanent
Salary €Competitive
Reference ACRE-12344

Location: Remote, Based in the UK or The Netherlands

Evolution Sustainability Group offers bespoke energy and sustainability consulting services to a wide range of clients in the industrial and (commercial) real estate sectors. With a small and close-knit team of functional experts, they've rapidly established themselves as a trusted partner for complicated energy and sustainability questions.

Based in the US, but with an international client base, Evolution's technical expertise and relationship-oriented approach to the market is driving further growth. To solidify a foothold in Europe, Evolution is looking to appoint a seasoned professional to build and lead the future European office.

The role: Managing Director - Europe

Based in the UK or the Netherlands, the MD Europe will be responsible for building the European business, both commercially and structurally. We're looking for a driven, ambitious, and entrepreneurial individual to step into the role.

Working closely together with the CEO and the rest of the leadership team, this role is pivotal in the international development of Evolution.

What you'll be doing

  • Build Evolution's client base in Europe (with a particular focus on the UK, Benelux, and Germany).

  • Tailer Evolution's value proposition to the European market, develop offering accordingly, and position the company as a trusted partner.

  • Working with the support and partnership of organizational leadership, develop the European entity, including headcount planning and execution, team management, and growth strategy creation.

  • Co-create Evolution's global market approach and value proposition with the leadership team in the US.

Who you are and what you bring

  • Deep expertise of the energy consultancy field (PPA's, energy brokerage, energy transition, sustainability).

  • Knowledge of European sustainability standards, regulations and frameworks.

  • Strong experience in a consultancy environment, with a client-focused mindset.

  • A proven track record in building a client base, conducting successful business development in a highly competitive market and developing a sharp value proposition.

  • A strong and relevant network in the EU and/or the UK.

  • A proven business leader, able to build, structure, and lead a business unit, both from a strategy and people perspective.

  • An entrepreneurial mindset and a deep passion for making a positive impact through sustainability.

If you are interested, please apply directly, or contact John Whitfield at john.whitfield@acre.com for more information.