People & Firms

  • PPL Corp. in C-Suite Reshuffle

    Jun 17, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    PPL Corp. has named Vincent Sorgi as president and COO and Joseph Bergstein Jr. as senior vice president and CFO, effective July 1.
  • Project Finance Specialist Exits Prudential

    Jun 17, 2019 - Richard Metcalf

    A senior official in the energy finance team at Prudential Capital Group in Dallas has left the firm after 15 years.
  • NextDecade Taps Macquarie for Midstream Finance Talent

    Jun 17, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Brent Wahl, Macquarie Group’s head of midstream investment banking for North America, has joined NextDecade Corp. as senior vice president of finance.
  • Director Departs Longroad for Rival

    Jun 17, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    An originator with tax equity expertise has left developer Longroad Energy Partners for a project finance position at another renewables shop.
  • Renew Financial Names Lynch as CFO

    Jun 12, 2019 - Jennifer Kang

    Residential PACE provider Renew Financial has promoted Mary Kathryn Lynch, who has worked in finance and capital markets at the company for about three-and-a-half years, to the position of CFO.
  • Hughes Hubbard Adds Latam P.F. Lawyer

    Jun 11, 2019 - Juliana Ennes

    Hughes Hubbard has expanded its Latin American practice with the hire of James Alford as of counsel.
  • SoCalEd President Passes Away

    Jun 10, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Ronald Nichols, president of Southern California Edison, died recently, after receiving treatment for gastric cancer.
  • Avangrid Appoints Deputy CEO

    Jun 10, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Avangrid has appointed Robert Kump deputy CEO & President.
  • CEO Out at FuelCell Energy as Restructuring Firm Brought In

    Jun 10, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    FuelCell Energy has let go of its president and CEO, Arthur Bottone, after hiring a management consultancy to provide restructuring services.
  • Legal & General to Bolster U.S. Debt Team

    Jun 07, 2019 - Staff Writer

    A senior infrastructure investment associate at Legal & General Investment Management, Ross McAdam, is relocating from London to Chicago as the firm seeks to bolster its debt unit in the region.
  • 8minutenergy Co-Founder Hermann Assembles New Team

    Jun 06, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    After he was bought out of 8minutenergy Renewables by co-founder Tom Buttgenbach in December, serial entrepreneur Martin Hermann has founded a new company in the power sector.
  • CohnReznick Makes Senior Hire

    Jun 05, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    CohnReznick Capital announced the arrival of a new senior managing director from a bulge bracket investment bank on June 5.
  • National Grid Staffer Moves to V.C. Firm

    Jun 05, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    An executive who had been a director at National Grid’s distributed energy team joined a venture capital firm recently.
  • New Venture for Cypress Creek Trio

    Jun 04, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Three former Cypress Creek Renewables staffers, including a onetime head of M&A, have joined forces to launch a solar development company.
  • Kaiser Joins Natixis in New York

    Jun 04, 2019 - Ila Patel

    Natixis has appointed former HSBC banker James Kaiser as managing director and senior originator for infrastructure in New York.
  • Kirkland Brings in Simpson Attorney as Partner

    Jun 04, 2019 - Ila Patel

    Kirkland & Ellis has hired an energy and infrastructure attorney from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett as a partner in Washington, D.C.
  • Founders Depart Cypress Creek

    Jun 03, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    The three co-founders of Cypress Creek Renewables—CEO Matt McGovern, president Michael Cohen and chairman Ben Van de Bunt—have stepped down amid a major leadership change announced today.
  • GE EFS Appoints New CEO

    May 31, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Susan Flanagan has been appointed President & CEO of GE Energy Financial Services, succeeding Brian Ward who is retiring this month.
  • Akin Gump Hires Partner from McGuire Woods

    May 30, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Akin Gump has hired Matthew Kapinos as a partner in its energy practice in Houston.
  • New CFO for Vistra

    May 29, 2019 - Ila Patel

    David Campbell, the ceo of InfraREIT and Sharyland Utilities and president of Hunt Utility Services, is joining Vistra Energy as executive vice president and cfo on June 5.
  • Distributed Power Firm Hires NextEra Staffer

    May 21, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Distributed generation company Martin Energy Group has hired a former NextEra Energy Resources executive.
  • TransAlta Appoints New CFO

    May 20, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    TransAlta Corp. has replaced its cfo, Christophe Dehout, who had held the position for seven months and is leaving "to pursue new opportunities," according to an announcement.
  • AES Assembles Funds Team

    May 20, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    AES Corp. is building out a team focused on raising and managing third-party capital to invest in power infrastructure assets.
  • Ex-SoCore Chief Joins LNG Co.

    May 20, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Former SoCore Energy president Rob Scheuermann has taken up a new position at an LNG supplier.
  • EnBW Opens Office in New Jersey

    May 20, 2019 - Elliot Hayes

    German utility EnBW has opened an office in New Jersey, through its subsidiary EnBW North America, to target opportunities on the U.S. East Coast.
  • Invenergy Appoints GE EFS Stalwart as G.C.

    May 14, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    Invenergy has tapped GE Energy Financial Services' former legal chief, Bill Bradley, as general counsel and executive vice president.
  • Sempra Taps Lazard Banker as Group President

    May 13, 2019 - Ila Patel

    Sempra Energy is bringing investment banking veteran George Bilicic on as group president to lead the company’s strategy, corporate development, and legal activities.
  • Senior Departure from Barclays M&A Team

    May 13, 2019 - Taryana Odayar

    A senior power and utilities investment banker has left Barclays for a job at a rival firm.
  • Solar P.F. Pro Lands at Geronimo

    May 13, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Geronimo Energy has hired a senior project finance official who was previously head of structured finance at a solar developer on the West Coast.
  • C&I Shop Makes P.F. Hire

    May 10, 2019 - Shravan Bhat

    Distributed solar developer Pivot Energy has hired a project finance manager in its Denver headquarters.
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