Helen El Mallakh

Helen El Mallakh, Executive Director, Colorado Cleantech Industries Association


As CCIA’s new Executive Director, Helen comes to this role with extensive non-profit management
experience and expertise in global sustainability issues, energy cleantech, natural resource
management, and stakeholder engagement. She has served as the Managing Director of a Colorado-based research and sustainable development non-profit (International Research Center for Energy and Economic Development) and Managing Editor of The Journal of Energy and Development. Much of Helen’s research has centered on the linkages between environment and economic development in Africa. She has previously worked for Shell, ConocoPhillips, and Saudi Aramco.