Geert Herman August Peeters

Executive Director

Geert Herman August Peeters

Member of the Finance & General Committee and Provident & Retirement Fund Committee
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Aged 56
Appointed on 1 January 2016


  • CLP market experience
  • Company executive
  • Global market experience
  • Other listed board roles
  • Professional (Accounting / Engineering)
  • Related industry experience (Power)
  • Risk & compliance       

Titles, Qualifications and Education

  • Knight in the Order of King Leopold
  • Chartered Engineer (Belgium)
  • International Certified Professional Accountant
  • Executive business training, INSEAD Paris, France
  • Master of Science in electro mechanical engineering (hons. RUG Gent, Belgium)
  • Postgraduate degree in business and IT administration (HEC Brussels, Belgium)

Major Positions Held with the Group

Mr Peeters is a Director of various subsidiary companies** of the CLP Group.

Public Service

  • CNBC Global CFO Council (Member)

Past Experience

Prior to Mr Peeters' appointment as an Executive Director and CFO of CLP Holdings in January 2016, he was the Group Director & CFO (since 1 April 2014).

He has over 25 years of experience in the energy industry.  Prior to joining CLP, he was the Deputy CFO of GDF SUEZ (now known as ENGIE) Group based in Paris and Executive Director and CFO of International Power plc, a ENGIE subsidiary formerly listed on the London Stock Exchange and part of the FTSE 100.  Mr Peeters was with GDF SUEZ from 1997 to 2013, gaining extensive experience in senior financial and operational roles in Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and North America.

Mr Peeters also served on the boards of several other listed energy companies including E-CL (listed in Chile) and Glow Energy (listed in Thailand).

Before joining GDF SUEZ, Mr Peeters worked for KBC Bank in Brussels and New York and for Tractebel Energy Engineering at the Doel Nuclear Power Plant in Antwerp (Belgium).   He has served as a Reserve Officer in the Belgian Air Force.

**Subsidiary companies:-

  Castle Peak Power Finance Company Ltd.

  China Light & Power (Australia) Ltd.

  China Light (Mauritius) Ltd.

  CLP GPEC (Mauritius) Holdings Ltd.

  CLP India Private Ltd.

  CLP Innovation Enterprises Ltd.

  CLP Innovation Ventures Ltd.

  CLP Innovation Ventures (Israel) Ltd.

  CLP Nuclear Investment Company Ltd.

  CLP Power Asia Ltd. (Executive Director)

  CLP Power HK Finance Ltd.

  CLP Power Hong Kong Financing Ltd.

  CLP Power Hong Kong Ltd.

  CLP Smart Solutions Ltd.

  CLP Treasury Services Ltd.​

  CLPe Solutions Ltd. (formerly known as CLP Engineering Ltd.) (Executive Director) ​

  EnergyAustralia Holdings Ltd. ​


Latest update: 18 January 2021

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