Tom Derksen is Managing Director for Energy at SNV Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV) as of 1 January 2017. In his previous position he acted as Managing Director of Agriculture for SNV, in which he held strategic oversight of SNV’s Euro 100 million global agriculture portfolio. He has over 27 years of management experience in international agribusiness development, supporting ‘market based solutions for poverty’ in the renewable energy, agriculture, water, and climate change sectors. Tom has worked in 18 countries, mostly in Asia, Africa and Latin America. He served 18 years as Country Director for SNV in Nepal, Bhutan, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Vietnam and Indonesia.