Head of Hydrogen

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Job ID 22418
Green Hydrogen

Job Summary:

The Head of Hydrogen is a leadership role responsible for driving the growth and development of the company's hydrogen portfolio, with a particular emphasis on onshore activities. This role requires a unique blend of expertise in mergers & acquisitions and engineering to identify, evaluate, and execute strategic opportunities within the hydrogen sector. The ideal candidate will possess a strong understanding of the hydrogen industry, business acumen, and engineering proficiency to shape and execute the company's hydrogen strategy.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A):
    • Identify potential M&A targets and partnership opportunities in the hydrogen sector.
    • Lead due diligence processes, including financial, technical, and legal evaluations of potential targets.
    • Develop and execute M&A strategies to expand the company's presence in the hydrogen market.
    • Negotiate and structure M&A transactions to maximize value and align with the company's strategic goals.
  1. Engineering and Onshore Operations:
    • Oversee the engineering and project management aspects of onshore hydrogen facilities.
    • Collaborate with engineering teams to design, optimize, and implement onshore hydrogen production, storage, and distribution systems.
    • Ensure that all onshore projects meet safety, regulatory, and sustainability standards.
    • Provide technical expertise and guidance on the design and construction of onshore hydrogen infrastructure.
  1. Strategic Planning:
    • Develop and execute a comprehensive strategic plan for the company's hydrogen initiatives, with a strong onshore focus.
    • Monitor industry trends, competitor activities, and regulatory changes to stay ahead of the curve in the hydrogen sector.
    • Work closely with senior executives to align hydrogen strategies with overall corporate goals.
  1. Team Leadership:
    • Manage a team of professionals responsible for mergers & acquisitions, engineering, and onshore operations.
    • Foster a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement within the department.
  1. Financial Management:
    • Develop and manage budgets for hydrogen projects and M&A activities.
    • Monitor project financial performance and ensure cost-effective and efficient project execution.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field; MBA or relevant advanced degree preferred.
  • Proven experience in mergers & acquisitions within the energy or hydrogen sector.
  • Strong technical background in hydrogen production, storage, and distribution engineering.
  • In-depth knowledge of onshore hydrogen infrastructure and project management.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.
  • Excellent analytical, financial modeling, and negotiation skills.
  • Understanding of industry regulations, safety standards, and environmental considerations.
  • Strategic thinking and the ability to drive innovation and sustainable growth.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.

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