Alpaslan Dilekci

Vice President
Alpaslan Dilekci | Energy | Charles River Associates

Alpaslan Dilekci is a vice president in CRA’s Energy Practice. He has more than 20 years of energy industry and consulting expertise advising clients from the utilities and renewables sectors.

Mr. Dilekci’s focus has been on the energy transition, including engagements centering around the ramp-up and roll-out of decarbonized and decentralized energy assets and solutions, the wider electric vehicle (EV) ecosystem, as well as engagements focusing on scalable asset-based or digital investments in Europe. His main clients have been at C-level of utilities, renewable energy firms, oil and gas majors, and investment firms. He has expertise working in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland (DACH), the BeNeLux, and has also worked across other European markets.

He has built and led multiple strategy and operations teams for international consulting firms in the EMEA and DACH regions and undertaken complex digital and capital-intense infrastructure projects. Prior to joining CRA, Mr. Dilekci founded and grew two start-ups in Germany focusing on renewable energy solutions and EV-charging infrastructure.

Mr. Dilekci was previously a partner with a consulting firm where he led energy and renewables teams for the German and Swiss market focusing on energy procurement and trading, energy retail and supply, energy market fundamentals, climate risk, and sustainability. He is fluent in English, French, and Turkish and is a native German speaker.

Mr. Dilekci holds a master’s degree in Energy Economics from the University of Aachen and Münster, and a German Diploma in Business Administration and Information Science from the University of Karlsruhe.