Since 2008, Levien de Legé is employed at ECN (Energy Research Center of the Netherlands, a world leading and independent Dutch R&D institute, focussing on development of renewable energy technology and sources) and started as Business Developer Solar Energy, where he opened the Chinese market for ECN.
Since August 2012, he acts as Managing Director of the China subsidiary (ECN (Beijing) Energy Technologies Co., Ltd) and is responsible for business development in the East Asian renewable energy market. with focus on:
- Development of governmental and academic relations
- Acquisition of R&D projects with industrial partners
- Licensing of ECN technology on solar PV, wind and biomass
Levien has a Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering at Delft Technical University specializing in Technical Ceramics