The Central American Business Agency is the Company Pool resulting from the partnership between Aquamark, Costa Rica and GLB, Germany.
The cooperation of our company with IBAT Asia, Mr Axel Haase took place from 2001 on. Beginning with the participation in the Competence Center Environment, Berlin sent later in "Firmenpool Thailand." The Chamber of Commerce Thailand and IBAT Asia worked in partnership. In our behalf Mr Axel Haase of IBAT Asia successfully completed the following tasks: - Project Search and partners Contacts - Pre-Market Research - Organized and conducted business - Ensured that all legislative documents were in compliance with land and water limits Mr. Axel Haase helped us very much in project initiation and research in the areas of: - Water treatment plant Thai Airways - Participation and support in the informed consent discussion locally - Project presentation in the industrial area Rajong - Rehabilitation of the wastewater treatment plant Rajong All contacts were prepared and supported to our fullest satisfaction. We are grateful for the successful and interesting collaboration and hope see new projects in the future.
The MYCOSYM Environment GmbH (formerly TRITON Environmental GmbH) has for four years now been working in Southeast Asia with Mr. Michael Haase, Director General of IBAT Asia. Our focus has been on the establishing the use of biological soil additives (mycorrhiza) in reclamation, reforestation and in intensive agriculture. In a short time, IBAT Asia was able to reach the registration of MYCOSYM TRI-TON® in Thailand. Together with scientific partners, various universities research projects were carried out. First references to use of our products after the import into Thailand could be realized. Thanks to IBAT Asia, the sales and distribution system is now well-organized in Thailand. As a direct result of the work of IBAT Asia, we now have very good conditions for our market activities in the region. We have only the highest recommendation for the the country-specific knowledge of IBAT Asia and its Director General, Mr Axel Michael Haase.
We are happy to send you a reference statement about our common cooperation in Thailand: The ECB ENVIRO Berlin AG and IBAT have the cooperation received in the fall of 2000 in order to jointly market the products of the ECB AG (especially biogas, biodiesel) in Thailand. Here IBAT was responsible for the following tasks: Marketing the ECB technologies in Thailand, identification of suitable partners (eg Royal Entec Group) Preparation of a study on the market situation in the area of used cooking oils and their potential use for biodiesel production, Participation in the preparation of tender documents for a biogas project in Chon Buri, determining the potential for bio-energy projects in the Thai palm oil producers. This organization would be very happy to continue and expand the activities with IBAT Asia in the future.
Mr. Axel Haase, as Director General of IBAT Alternative Technologien, Germany was our partner of GTCC (German Thai Chamber of Commerce) since 2000 and the ITUT GmbH Leipzig (Institute of Technology & Environment Transfer) in Bangkok and the German project leader of the company pool ENVIRONMENT TECHNOLOGY THAILAND. As senior consultant he was responsible for project design and development, coordination and cooperation, human resources, trade fairs and financial administration. Mr. Haase was in charge of many different fields of environment technologies, natural resources and technology transfer. He proved special skills to be fast and efficient to get in contact with heavy hitters and policy maker, to push projects and to finalize it successfully with good and complex ideas. Mr. Haase is able, through his year’s long experience as engineer, to familiarize fast and efficient in different technologies, to adapt country-specific and to communicate with engineers, university staff and ministries. Just as much, he was working to develop the market entrance, certification, provide import licenses, cooperation with Thai partners and to participate in a tender. Our direct cooperation was finalizing with the establishment of his new company IBAT Asia Co., Ltd. We are thankful for this great teamwork, his co-operational manner and professional competence. We are wishing him all the best and occupational advancement.
I worked with Mr. Haase for three years at Pakistan Council for Renewable Energies and Technologies (PCRET) Islamabad, where he worked as an adviser to Director General PCRET for the establishment of solar PV and thermal testing as labeling laboratories according to international standards (IEC-61215, 98062-1, 9806-2 and ISO-17025). Throughout my professional carreer I have never seen a multi-dimensional expert like Mr. Haase who leads his team in all facets (technical, administrative and management) of a project to achieve success. I wish Mr. Haase much success in his life and would like to work again under his supervision to learn some more professional management skills.