Marcel van Poecke

The Carlyle Group

Head & Managing Director, Carlyle International Energy Partners

Marcel van Poecke is Head and Managing Director for Carlyle International Energy Partners (CIEP). CIEP focuses on the energy sector outside North America with a focus on oil & gas: upstream, midstream, downstream, and oil field services. He has more than 25 years of experience in the Energy sector. Mr. van Poecke is also the Chairman of AtlasInvest, a private holding company that he founded in 2007. AtlasInvest is engaged in investments across the broad energy spectrum. Additionally, he is the Chairman of ONE-Dyas, an AtlasInvest portfolio company with oil & gas assets in the North Sea and West Africa. Mr. van Poecke has a degree in agricultural business administration from the University of Wageningen and a Master in Business Administration from the William E. Simon School of Management of the University of Rochester, USA.

Sessions With Marcel van Poecke

Monday, 1 March

  • 09:30am - 10:00am (CST) / 01/mar/2021 03:30 pm - 01/mar/2021 04:00 pm


    Investing in the Energy Future

    Panel Finance & Investment/Trading & Risk Management Energy Transition/Climate & Sustainability
    In the past two years, decapitalization of the oil and gas industry has accelerated, as investors are reckoning with a cyclical downturn and a structural shift toward a new business model for companies to generate returns that meet the needs of shareholders. This cyclical downturn is compounded by longer-term structural challenge posed by the rise of climate risk and the race for green investing. Pledges of net-zero emissions have been made by virtually all the major economies, so companies, investors, and financial regulators are looking to overhaul the energy system in the next 20 years. What issues are at the crossroad between finance and companies’ strategies in the effort to deliver a sustainable energy system?