Sean Rheuben Joins Altus Power America
April 22, 2015 – Altus Power America (“Altus Power”), an emerging market leader in solar power project investing backed by Blackstone/GSO, today announced the appointment of Sean Rheuben as a Managing Director.
Sean will concentrate on deal making and underwriting of solar projects and will increase Altus Power’s ability to bring commercial and public sector clients power savings from distributed generation solar projects. Sean has over 15 years of experience in asset finance and alternative energy and joins Altus from Healthy Planet Partners, a renewable private equity investment firm where he was a Managing Director. Prior to that he was a Principal with Syncarpha Capital, also in the field of renewable energy investing.
Sean Rheuben is the second seasoned solar investment professional that Altus Power has hired to the deal making and underwriting team after the addition of Cela Sinay in the second half of 2014. Cela is a Managing Director at Altus, prior to which she was at Smart Energy Capital, a renewable energy investment company.
“We’re a growing company in a growing market and we’re very happy that we’re able to add bright and accomplished professionals with a lot of solar investing experience like Cela Sinay and Sean Rheuben to our team”, said Lars Norell, Managing Partner at Altus Power, adding: “Many developers of solar projects around the nation are constantly looking for efficient and credible funding alternatives and by growing our team we’re better able to serve them, our commercial and public sector clients and ultimately our investors.”
About Altus Power America, Inc.
Altus Power America, Inc. is a Greenwich, CT-based company funded in part by GSO/Blackstone that invests in, owns and manages clean energy projects. Its principals draw on their deep expertise in finance, construction, engineering and design to provide renewable energy savings and solar solutions to commercial and public sector clients.
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