Andre Escalante - Managing Director/Founder
Andre Escalante is a national of Trinidad and Tobago and the founder and Managing Director of Energy Dynamics Limited.
Energy Dynamics is a Trinidad based Energy Service Company (ESCo) with projects and operations undertaken throughout the English speaking Caribbean and the Dominican Republic.
Mr. Escalante has extensive experience within the energy efficiency and renewable energy field. His company has undertaken numerous energy audits (over 400), developed Corporate Utility Management programs, installed absorption cooling and co-generation systems, solar and biomass renewable energy systems, and other sustainable energy projects for a diverse clientele.
Amongst his clients have been the Inter American Development Bank (IADB), Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), UWI (Mona), One Woodbrook Place (OWP), the Crane Resort and American Embassy (Barbados), Hilton Trinidad, Digicel (Jamaica), CEPM and Pasteurizadora RICA in the Dominican Republic.
He has a BSc and an MSc in Engineering and a Global Energy MBA from the University Warwick (UK).
He also obtained his Certified Energy Manager (CEM) designation from the Association of Energy Engineers (USA), an organization in which he was a former Secretary.
Dennis Ramsumair- Director of Projects
Dennis Ramsumair is a Director of the company, having been with EDL since 2003. He has been fully trained in Broad (absorption cooling), Alterton/Honeywell (Building Management Systems), and the Florida Solar Energy Center (solar/photovoltaic applications).
Dennis has been instrumental in many of our flagship projects from design, install, commission, and maintenance perspective. Additionally, he also had responsibility for the commercial HVAC team and manages the York brand.
He is the holder of a first-class honors degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of the West Indies (UWI) and attended the Queens Royal College.
Christian Tom Yew- Business Development Marketing Manager
Christian Tom Yew is responsible for developing and leading the implementation of business development and marketing strategies to enable the company to meet its corporate goals in terms of sales, business initiation, and public relations.
He has gained tremendous commercial exposure having worked for several leading multinationals such as Nestle, Unilever, and GlaxoSmithKline in brand marketing and sales positions. Through this experience, he has dealt with distributors, media, advertising, and trade networks throughout the Caribbean and Central America.
Christian holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree with a double major in Marketing and Human Resource Management from Saint Mary's University Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada. He is also a graduate of the Cambridge University Judge School of Business General Management Programme and gained a diploma in Energy Management from North Carolina State University.
Additionally, Christian has served as the Secretary of the Trinidad and Tobago Green Building Council, the Membership Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce of Trinidad and Tobago, and the Alternative Energy and Energy Efficiency Committee of the Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago.
Renard Harrilal- Service Manager
Renard Harrilal is one of the most experienced HVAC engineers on the EDL team and is tasked with providing Reliability Engineering and leading the service team.
He has been trained and worked on absorption air conditioning systems, York screw and centrifugal chillers, design and installation of solar photovoltaic systems, DX and Boiler systems not only in Trinidad but throughout the region.
Renard has both a Mechanical and an Electrical Engineering Diploma. As an advocate for continuing education, Renard is currently completing his Electrical and Electronics Engineering Degree at the University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT).
Corina Hernandez de Marhue- Logistics Procurment/HR Manager
Corina joined Energy Dynamics Ltd in 2011, drawing on more than 10 years’ experience in logistics, purchasing, and sales. Corina focuses on constantly improving processes, streamline operations, increase revenue, and overall effectiveness.
Her management responsibilities span the full range of operational functions – Human Resources, Procurement & Logistics, Technology and Communication, Contracts Administration, and Strategic Planning.
Her diverse background in various industries and multinational companies with the Latin-American market provided a suitable combination of experience and skills for EDL’s plans of expansion and development.
Corina is a national of Venezuela who graduated with honors from the Alejandro de Humboldt University in Caracas with a BSc. in International Trade. In 2015, she attained an MBA with an emphasis in Operations from the International Law & Buisness School in Spain, and she is acredited by The International Coach Federation (ICF) with a certification as a Career Coach.