Mr. Ivan Chlapecek currently serves as Facility Manager of Quezon Power (Philippines), Limited Co.
In this capacity, he is responsible for the management of 172 operating, maintenance, accounting, HR, purchasing, warehouse, and administrative personnel in the company’s pulverized coal-fired unit in Mauban, Quezon.
With a Mechanical Engineering degree from the Bielorrusian Polytechnic University, Mr. Chlapecek counts more than 30 years of experience in the field of power plant engineering.
Prior to his current assignment, he was the facility's Plant Manager who is responsible for its operation and maintenance. He has also served as the power plant's Maintenance Superintendent.
From 1999 to 2003, he headed the Mechanical Maintenance Department of the Al Taweelah B Power Plant in the United Arab Emirates. He has held leadership positions in Umm Al Nar West Power Plant also in the United Arab Emirates, and boiler manufacturer Tlmace, Skoda in Czechoslovakia.
From 1998 - 2000 year he was a member of ADWEA (Ministries) Technical Committee for evaluation of PDPM1 Maintenance contract for all power plants in Abu Dhabi.