People & Firms

  • LatAm financier leaves CDPQ

    May 26, 2020 - Carmen Arroyo

    A seasoned infrstructure investment official left Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) earlier this month to set up his own shop in Mexico City.
  • Ex-GenOn staffers launch ESG-focused SPAC

    May 26, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    The team that led the restructuring of GenOn Energy has launched a special purpose acquisition company that is looking for targets with strong environmental, social and governance profiles.
  • Riverview's Varrone joins Pickwick

    May 26, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    Investment bank and fund placement advisory firm, Pickwick Capital Partners, has hired a managing director from a rival advisory.
  • NextEra hires from PG&E for C&I origination

    May 26, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    NextEra Energy Resources has added a senior hire to its C&I origination team from a California utility.
  • Saturn staffers decamp to new developer in Canada

    May 22, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    A team of project development and finance professionals in Canada has left Saturn Power to set up a new venture under the auspices of offshore energy services company BW Group.
  • Potentia taps Langley for US push

    May 22, 2020 - Richard Metcalf

    Potentia Renewables, the wind and solar subsidiary of Power Corp of Canada, is bringing in seasoned project originator Matt Langley to lead its expansion into the US.
  • Obituary: Doug Egan, IPP business pioneer

    May 21, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    Doug Egan, the co-founder and former CEO of Competitive Power Ventures, has passed away at the age of 63 after a long illness.
  • Deutsch said to exit SMBC

    May 21, 2020 - Shravan Bhat, Carmen Arroyo

    Isaac Deutsch, who led Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp's Americas specialized finance division between 2012 and 2018 before becoming the firm's deputy Americas CEO, is said to have departed from the bank earlier this week.
  • BlackRock-backed developer makes M&A hires

    May 20, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Distributed Solar Development (DSD), a joint venture between BlackRock Real Assets and GE Renewable Energy, has added two new staffers in its asset acquisitions team.
  • FirstEnergy in C-suite reshuffle

    May 19, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    FirstEnergy Corp has announced changes to its top management team, including a new president, CFO and chief legal officer, as part of its succession planning strategy.
  • New finance recruit at esVolta

    May 19, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    Battery storage developer esVolta has hired a director of finance.
  • Antin hires ArcLight investor relations head

    May 18, 2020 - Elliot Hayes

    Antin Infrastructure Partners has hired ArcLight Capital Partners' long-serving head of investor relations Matt Nelson as its own investor relations chief for North America.
  • BNP appoints Pourchet as LatAm CIB head

    May 18, 2020 - Juliana Ennes

    BNP Paribas has appointed Florence Pourchet as its new head of corporate and investment banking in Latin America.
  • Leadership changes at GlidePath

    May 18, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Battery storage developer GlidePath Power Solutions has appointed a new CEO and chief revenue officer.
  • Silicon Ranch hires project finance manager

    May 18, 2020 - Richard Metcalf, Shravan Bhat

    Nashville-based utility-scale solar developer Silicon Ranch has appointed a project finance manager who used to work at SunPower Corp.
  • Daul surfaces in new role alongside industry veterans

    May 18, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    Ty Daul, former president of Recurrent Energy, has surfaced at a new company alongside other industry veterans.
  • SunPower divests solar O&M biz

    May 15, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    SunPower Corp has divested its solar operations and maintenance business to a Canadian private equity firm.
  • Wind developer Scout staffs up

    May 14, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Wind-focused developer Scout Clean Energy recently appointed Andrew Young as COO and Mark Guzman as director for power origination.
  • Origis hires distributed solar pro

    May 13, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Origis Energy has hired developer George Reed to lead its distributed generation team as of this week.
  • White & Case partner switches firms

    May 12, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    Jane Rueger, an energy regulatory and markets attorney who had been with White & Case for more than 13 years, has surfaced in a new role at a rival law firm.
  • Leasing and asset financier exits MUFG

    May 12, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    An project finance veteran who has worked on renewable energy, infrastructure and utility transactions, is said to have left MUFG’s leasing and asset finance team.
  • New recruit at Invenergy

    May 11, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Invenergy has hired Jesse Campbell, the former CFO of Suzlon Wind Energy Corp, as vice president for corporate finance.
  • Former Rubicon MD joins development shop

    May 11, 2020 - Taryana Odayar

    Ignacio "Nacho" Ruiz, a senior investment banker who recently left Rubicon Capital Advisors, has started a new job at a renewable energy and battery storage developer.
  • Daul exits Recurrent

    May 08, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Ty Daul, former president of Recurrent Energy, has left the company.
  • Greenwood, GoldenSet announce partnership

    May 08, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Commercial and industrial-scale solar developer Greenwood Energy has joined forces with sustainable infrastructure investor GoldenSet Capital Partners to form a new company.
  • Strata's Schooff moves on

    May 08, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    California developer Strata Solar's chief business development officer, Blair Schooff, has left the company to launch a new venture.
  • Solar Shop Hires GC

    May 07, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Commercial and industrial-scale solar developer Madison Energy Investments has appointed a general counsel who has previously worked in-house at several other developers.
  • New Hire at Innergex

    May 06, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    Québec-based developer and independent power producer Innergex has added a new member to its US origination team.
  • Tax Equity Staffer Exits Silverpeak

    May 06, 2020 - Shravan Bhat

    A tax equity specialist who recently joined Silverpeak Renewables Investment Partners is no longer with the firm.
  • Nomura Adds to LatAm Power Team

    May 05, 2020 - Carmen Arroyo

    Nomura has hired a LatAm-focused investment banker to join its infrastructure and power finance team in New York.
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