Allan Baker

Global Head of Power Advisory & Project Finance

Société Générale


During his career Allan has advised on and/or financed a large number of projects in Europe, the US and Asia. Most recently he has acted as financial advisor on the Empire offshore wind project in the US, a successful floating wind financing in Europe, the Cerulean floating wind and hydrogen project in the UK, the successful acquisition, financing and sell down by EDF-EN of the Neart Na Gaoithe offshore wind farm in Scotland and the Shell-Eneco bid, financing and sell down for Borssele 3 & 4 offshore wind in the Netherlands. He has also been instrumental in building the bank’s presence in offshore wind in Asia and has been at the forefront of developing the bank’s approach to energy transition (hydrogen, CCUS, clean fuel etc).


Allan has a BSc (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering, an MBA, isa Fellow of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and a Chartered Engineer.