People & Firms

  • Mizuho M&A Maven Moves to Marathon

    Jan 19, 2018 - Richard Metcalf, Shravan Bhat

    The former head of North American energy mergers and acquisitions at Mizuho Securities joined Marathon Capital's growing New York team at the beginning of the year.
  • Power Banker Moves On After Brief Stint at ING

    Jan 10, 2018 - Richard Metcalf

    A banker who joined ING’s utilities, power and renewables team in New York as a director last summer has already left for a different role at an advisory firm in Spain.
  • Cantor Nabs Jefferies Power Investment Banking Team

    Jan 10, 2018 - Richard Metcalf

    A group of power and investment bankers are set to leave Jefferies and move to New York-based Cantor Fitzgerald, sources tell PFR.
  • Finance and Origination Pro Departs from West Coast Developer

    Jan 02, 2018 - Richard Metcalf

    A project finance and origination official left Infinity Renewables at the end of 2017, having worked at the Santa Barbara, Calif.-based company for almost six years.
  • Former BNP Banker Heads to Asian Firm

    Dec 19, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    A project finance banker who recently left BNP Paribas after a decade at the French firm has taken on a role at an Asian rival's New York office.
  • Ex-CIT, BNP Staffer Lands at Investec

    Dec 18, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Investec has hired Ren Plastina, who worked in project finance at CIT Bank and BNP Paribas for many years, to spearhead its cleantech and distributed generation business.
  • Distrubuted Energy-focused Firm Hires Commodities Pro

    Dec 11, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    New England-based distributed energy finance shop Constant Energy Capital has hired a commodities trader at the managing director level and is preparing to make a mid-level hire within the next year.
  • Sunrun Hires Industry Outsider as COO

    Dec 07, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    An industry outsider with experience at a a recreational aircraft startup and a snowmobile company has joined Sunrun as chief operating officer.
  • Power Finance Vet Lands at Mizuho

    Dec 07, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Mizuho has hired a senior banker who was most recently a managing director in investment banking at Morgan Stanley to head up its Americas power and infrastructure team.
  • Duke to Integrate REC Solar, Expand Financing Team

    Dec 06, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Duke Energy has acquired the stake in commercial solar and energy storage outfit REC Solar that it did not already own and is incorporating it into Duke Energy Renewables.
  • Hedge Fund Hires Banker with D.G. Solar, Battery Storage Skillset

    Nov 27, 2017 - Richard Metcalf, Fotios Tsarouhis

    A banker who worked on several distributed solar financings and an innovative battery storage deal at CIT Bank in New York has joined a hedge fund.
  • Ex-Panda Power CFO Takes Up Role at Blackstone Portfolio Co.

    Nov 21, 2017 - Fotios Tsarouhis

    Former Panda Power Funds cfo Alison Zimlich has joined the c-suite of one of a transmission-focused Blackstone Group portfolio company.
  • Intesa Hires WestLB Alum

    Nov 09, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Intesa Sanpaolo has hired a former director in project finance at WestLB as a senior structured finance banker in New York.
  • NAB Adds to Growing N.Y. Desk

    Nov 08, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    National Australia Bank has hired a banker who recently left a European institution in New York, bringing the Australian bank’s U.S. project finance headcount to six.
  • BayernLB Hires Senior Project Finance Banker

    Nov 07, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    BayernLB has hired a senior director in structured finance who worked at a rival bank in New York until recently.
  • East West Taps MUFG Talent Pool

    Nov 06, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    East West Bank has hired a banker from MUFG to replace a first vice president who left in April.
  • BBVA Rearranges Energy & Infra P.F. Group After Leader Heads to ING

    Oct 31, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    BBVA is shuffling several senior bankers within its global project finance team after its global head of energy project finance departed to take up a role at ING Capital in New York.
  • Boutique Snags Ex-Goldman M.D. for Power Push

    Oct 30, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    A New York-based boutique investment bank has hired a former Goldman Sachs managing director as it increases its profile in power and renewables.
  • EDP Renewables North America CEO Steps Down

    Oct 27, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Gabriel Alonso, who has been ceo of EDP Renewables North America for nine years, departed from the company on Oct. 27.
  • Q&A: Matt Odette and Frederick Echeverria, MUFG — Part II

    Oct 26, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    MUFG's Matt Odette, director in project finance, and Frederick Echeverria, executive director on the private placement desk, discuss the trend toward financing projects in the bond market in the second part of this exclusive interview.
  • Ex-SunEd Asset Manager Joins Battery Start-up

    Oct 25, 2017 - Olivia Feld

    The former president of global asset management at SunEdison has joined a California-based battery storage start-up.
  • Deutsche Ramps Up Origination

    Oct 24, 2017 - Richard Metcalf

    Deutsche Bank is looking to make a big push in lending, says its head of originations for U.S. infrastructure and energy.
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