17 November 2011
Dubai, UAE, 17-November-2011 - Energy Advantage Inc., a global leader in providing total energy and environmental management services, is pleased to announce its entrance into the Middle East’s energy and environmental management services market. This move is a key element of the company’s global growth strategy.
Energy Advantage Middle East was formed through joint ventures with DANSULT Management Consulting Group and Inforica; organizations with established operations in the Middle East, North Africa and India. DANSULT Management Consulting Group and Inforica will provide business development and service delivery capabilities for Energy Advantage Middle East. DANSULT Management Consulting Group delivers professional management and consulting services and seeks to establish joint ventures in the energy, sustainability and environmental management domains. Inforica is a Canadian technology services company with operations in Canada, Middle East and India. Recently Energy Advantage Inc. partnered with Inforica to outsource of some of its back-room clerical functions and IT maintenance and development work.
“Energy Advantage is extremely excited to expand its business into the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the broader Middle East region and capitalize on the business opportunity afforded by working directly within this important global region. We believe there’s a large and rapidly growing demand for energy and energy related environmental services with little resident energy management capability today. There is a strong historic connection between the Canadian and the UAE (Dubai) business community, and the governments of Canada and Dubai are both actively promoting increased trade between the two countries”, says Rob Kirkby, CEO, Energy Advantage.
“This represents a significant market opportunity for Energy Advantage as the UAE represents a growing commercial hub for the overall region which is driving demand for energy efficient and environmentally sound buildings and infrastructure. Energy Advantage’s energy and environmental services are primarily focused on helping commercial organizations manage their building centric energy efficiency demands. There is a strong focus on the part of countries in the region to reduce energy consumption and implement energy and environmental management “best practices” across all sectors in order to attract global organizations to the region”, says Dan Danesh, Vice-President, DANSULT Management Consulting Group.
Energy Advantage Inc. is a global leader in providing total energy and environmental management services to commercial, institutional and manufacturing organizations. Our comprehensive expertise, management services and web-based applications deliver a total program solution which helps organizations manage energy price volatility, reduce energy, water and waste usage, and capture ongoing cost savings through the implementation of total enterprise-wide programs. Energy Advantage has helped its customers across the commercial, industrial and institutional sectors reduce their energy costs by up to 20%, representing $10's of millions in tangible benefits. For more information visit www.energyadvantage.com.
DANSULT Management Consulting Group, established since 2003, delivers professional management and consulting services and seeks to establish joint ventures in the energy, sustainability and environmental management domains. DANSULT focuses in the energy and environmental space providing specialized and innovative business development opportunities in the Middle East Region.
Operating since 2000, Inforica is one of the leading Integration and Professional services firms in Canada. With a team of over 100 highly experienced professionals, they offer the capabilities of a large firm and the entrepreneurial zeal of a start-up.