ACEF Speaker

David Elzinga

Principal Energy Specialist (Climate Change),
Asian Development Bank

David has worked in the sustainability and climate change fields (both public and private sectors) for over 20 years, with a focus on innovation, infrastructure, finance, policy, and analysis. He has funded and directly deployed projects through partnerships with numerous companies, governments, NGOs, financial institutions, and others – both in developing and developed countries. As a skilled engineer and communicator, he has worked in over 50 countries promoting the use of sustainable technology for impact.


  • Deep Dive Workshop: Decarbonizing the Energy Sector: The Role of ADB’s Energy Transition Mechanism