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Greentech promotes Frank Nicklaus to Partner

March 1, 2019

Greentech Capital Advisors (“Greentech”) is pleased to announce the promotion of Frank Nicklaus to Partner.

Jeff McDermott, Managing Partner of Greentech, said, “Frank has been instrumental to the growth and success of our renewable energy practice, and we look forward to his future contributions to the Firm.”

PJ Deschenes, Head of Greentech’s Global Renewable Infrastructure practice, said, “Frank has exceptional market insight and consistently crafts thoughtful solutions to help advance our clients’ transactions. We are excited for his addition to our senior advisory team. ”

Frank has worked in the renewable energy sector since 2010 and has closed M&A transactions representing over 10 GW of underlying renewable power assets. His most recent experience includes advising Noble Environmental Power on the sale of a 612 MW operating wind portfolio to the Carlyle Group, the Board of Directors of Deepwater Wind on the company’s sale to Ørsted, KKR on the sale of a 157 MW operating solar portfolio to Goldman Sachs Asset Management, and TerraForm Global on its sale to Brookfield.

Frank joined Greentech in 2015 from GE Energy Financial Services, where he executed cash and tax equity investments in wind and solar assets. He also worked for GE Power & Water’s wind business, and has prior experience in regulatory affairs with the American Wind Energy Association. Frank began his career as an infantry officer in the U.S. Army and completed two tours in Iraq.

About the promotion, Frank said, “I am grateful to our clients for their trust and to my tremendous colleagues for their support during the past several years, and I am extremely excited about the future of the Greentech platform and of the Sustainable Infrastructure sectors we cover.”

Frank Nicklaus can be contacted at:
+1 212 946 3372
fnicklaus@greentechcapital.com

 

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