Daniel Becker, MA economist and political scientist, works as director at the Navigant Ecofys Berlin office where he is head of the government international client segment. He is an expert on market conditions and support schemes for renewable energies and energy efficiency. Becker joined the Ecofys Berlin office in January 2006. Here he has built up an international energy policy team consisting of 25 experts in four countries (DE, NL, UK, BE), specialized on designing and analyzing policy instruments for renewable energies, energy efficiency, energy security and public private collaboration in energy transition.
Daniel has been involved in numerous international projects on RE and EE support mechanisms, international market conditions and promotional schemes for renewable energies and energy efficiency, as well as on network approaches for strengthening international activities of renewable energy companies. Regions of focus are EU-28, MENA, and former Soviet Union.
Prior to Ecofys, Daniel worked from 1999-2001 as an energy expert for the German Bundestag, the national Parliament. From 2001 - 2005 he was employed at the German Federal State Energy Agency as manager of the German Federal Governments export promotion program for renewable energies, a program which he had developed.