Founding Partner & CEO: Alberto Pisanti
Board Member of RTR, largest solar pv operator in Europe, and PE Terrafirma's investment vehicle in the PV business.
20 years of multi-faceted experience in the energy sector from the financing, corporate/utility, investment banking and principal finance perspective.
Former Head of Renewable Energy Investments within Global Principal Finance at Deutsche Bank, Alberto invested in a number of renewable energy projects across Europe, consolidating a pipeline of >3,000 MW in different technologies (Hydro, Wind, Solar PV, Solar CSP and Biomass) and realised numerous highly profitable exits.
Prior to joining Deutsche Bank, Alberto held the responsibility of the Italian clients for Dresdner Kleinwort’s Energy and Utilities Corporate Finance Group, where he advised clients on several M&A and financing transactions, including monoline-insured bond issuance and structuring of highly leveraged staple financing packages to support the acquisition of renewable energy portfolios and regulated assets in the UK and Europe.
Prior to joining DKIB, Alberto was Head of Capital Markets at Edison SpA (now part of Electricite' de France, EdF), then first private utility in the Italian market. During his years at Edison, Alberto contributed to take company's installed capacity from 4 GW to 14 GW, and was deeply involved in implementing the successful turnaround of the company, which involved raising over EUR 7.0bn in both debt and equity capital.
Member of Energy team of MCC’s Structured & Project Finance Group where he has advised and structured a wide range of project and leveraged finance transactions both in the Renewable Energy space (IVPC) and in the Natural Gas (Gazprom’s Blue Stream Project) and LNG (Oman LNG and Ras Laffan LNG) markets.
Honours Degree in Business Administration from the University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’.