SAN JOSE, CA / ACCESSWIRE / July 24, 2015 / Pacific Green Technologies Inc. ("the Company") (PGTK), is pleased to announce the appointment of Tariq Jawad as General Manager of the Company's activities in the People's Republic of China ("PRC").
Tariq has over 15 years of investment and business development experience and has completed over $5 billion in financing with a focus on cross-border M&A advisory and corporate finance services. Tariq is Founder and CEO of Beijing-based Bridge Innovation Capital, an investment firm partnering with SMEs for product development, financing and China market entry.
Tariq is a graduate of Harvard University and is fluent in Arabic, English and Italian, and has reached Intermediate Level Mandarin.
Neil Carmichael, chief executive of the Company, commented, "I am delighted to welcome Tariq to the Company. His experience, contacts and knowledge base in China will be invaluable as we expand our commercial activities in the region."
Tariq Jawad, General Manager for China, commented, "I look forward to working with the Pacific Green team to exploit the potential of the Company's technologies in the People's Republic of China."
About Pacific Green Technologies, Inc.
Pacific Green Technologies Inc. is focussed on addressing the world's need for cleaner and more sustainable energy. PGT is divided into three divisions:
- the design, development, licensing and marketing of numerous types of technologies designed to improve the environment through clean energy use;
- the development of renewable power plants; and
- licensing its proprietary emission control technologies, ENVI-Clean(TM) and ENVI-Pure(TM), to power stations worldwide.
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Actual results could differ from those projected in any forward-looking statements due to numerous factors. Such factors include, among others, general economic conditions, and our ability to enter into the requisite agreements and arrangements in Asia. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this news release, and we assume no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements. Although we believe that the beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this news release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be accurate. Investors should consult all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the risk factors disclosure outlined in our annual report on Form 10-K for the most recent fiscal year, our quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and other periodic reports filed from time-to-time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Neil Carmichael, President and Director
Pacific Green Technologies
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SOURCE: Pacific Green Technologies Inc.
Released July 24, 2015