Leadership

The Altus Power Team is led by a group of  individuals with extensive experience in the fields of finance, construction and alternative energy.

Lars Norell

Managing Partner and Co-founder

Lars Norell is a co-founder and Managing Partner of Altus Power America Management. Before starting Altus, Mr. Norell was a Principal and Managing Director at Cohen & Company where he served as Head of Capital Markets and subsequently led the Alternative Assets effort. Prior to joining Cohen & Company in February of 2006, Mr. Norell was a Managing Director and Co-Head of US Structured Credit Products at Merrill Lynch. Before that he was a Vice President and investment banker in the Credit Products Group at Credit Suisse. Mr. Norell began his career as an attorney at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft in 1998. Educated in Europe and the U.S., Mr. Norell has a BSBA from IUM in France and a J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law. ... + Read More

Tom Athan

Managing Partner and Co-founder

Tom Athan is a co-founder and Managing Partner of Altus Power America Management. From 2007 to 2010, Mr. Athan worked at AIG Financial Products Corp. as a Managing Director and senior credit trader on the team responsible for the liquidation and risk management of a $500Bn investment portfolio. From 1997 to 2007, Mr. Athan was a Managing Director and Head of Principal Finance & Structured Credit Products at Societe Generale responsible for a $75Bn trading and investment portfolio. Prior to that, Mr. Athan worked in Relative Value Sales as a Derivative Products Specialist at Lehman Brothers. Before joining Lehman in 1996, Mr. Athan started his career as a fixed income portfolio manager at MBIA in 1991. Mr. Athan holds a BS in Finance from Villanova University and an MBA in Finance from Fordham University. ... + Read More

Tony Savino

Partner and Co-founder

Tony Savino is a co-founder and partner of Altus Power America Management. Prior to co-founding Altus, Mr. Savino spent his career in architecture and construction with over thirty years of design and field experience. In addition to his education and training in architecture, Mr. Savino has specialized studies in alternate energy systems. He is also the co-founder of Sound Solar Systems, a solar commercial EPC company, and the principal of A.P. Savino, a commercial and residential construction company. Tony Savino has completed in excess of 500 projects, both commercial and residential, including shopping centers, condominiums, restaurants, office buildings, residential subdivisions and custom homes. Mr. Savino earned a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Miami with a specialization in Alternate Energy Systems in July of 1981. ... + Read More

Gregg Felton

Managing Partner and Co-founder

Gregg is a Managing Partner of Altus Power America Management. Until 2013, Gregg was the head of the Liberty Harbor team and the chief investment officer of Liberty Harbor, the credit alternatives platform at Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM). He oversaw the flagship Liberty Harbor fund, a value focused, event driven credit hedge fund, as well as related funds and separate accounts. Gregg joined Goldman Sachs as a partner in 2006. Prior to joining the firm, Gregg was a senior portfolio manager at Amaranth Advisors, a multi-strategy hedge fund located in Greenwich, Connecticut. Gregg led Amaranth’s global corporate credit investment team from 2000 to 2006. Before joining Amaranth, he was a vice president at Chase Manhattan Bank. From 1997 to 1999, Gregg served as a portfolio manager and senior analyst for Chase’s Special Situations Fund. Prior to that, he worked in the High Yield Finance Department of Chase’s Global Investment Bank.Gregg earned a BA in Economics from Tufts University and a JD and MBA from the Georgetown University Law Center and School of Business. ... + Read More

Justin Marron

Managing Partner

Justin Marron is a Managing Partner and Head of Origination for Altus Power America Management. Before joining Altus, Mr. Marron served as Senior Vice President of Business Development for SunDurance Energy, a leading global EPC and division of the Conti Corporation. Prior to SunDurance, Mr. Marron co-founded Wind Farm Capital, which was acquired by American Wind Capital where he served as the Vice President of Acquisitions. Before WFC, Mr. Marron founded Level Communications, a wireless infrastructure firm, which was acquired by Wireless Capital Partners, where he served as Senior Vice President. Mr. Marron began his career when he co-founded Fidelity Communications, a cellular tower development company where he served as the Director of Business Development until it was acquired by a publicly traded REIT. Mr. Marron brings over 14 years of business development, finance, renewables, infrastructure, executive leadership and entrepreneurial experience to Altus Power. Mr. Marron holds a BA from Rollins College in Florida. ... + Read More