Managing Director, INDIGO ENERGY
Allen has been based in Yangon full time since 2012 with a short stint in Shanghai, always working in renewable energy and project development. In Myanmar, he has mainly focused on developing energy projects (solar, gas, hydro, biomass gasification), wastewater treatment, and some agro-forestry projects. Prior to graduate school, Mr. Himes worked as an electrical engineer doing controls and automation. After completing his MBA with a focus in renewable energy, Mr. Himes bought a one-way ticket to Asia in early 2012, first working in Hong Kong on wind farm development before transitioning to Myanmar. Mr. Himes received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and has an MBA from Babson College. He is a native English speaker, fluent in French, and conversational in Burmese.