Managing Director, Clean Energy Advantage Partners; Founder, New Resource Bank
Peter has launched several companies that are active today in clean energy and resource efficiency. He is the managing director and co-founder of Clean Energy Advantage Partners which helps corporations make tax advantaged investments in renewable energy projects. He is the founder New Resource Bank, which opened in 2006 as the first green commercial bank in the US and was also a founding director for Ecologic Brands.
Peter was formerly at Credit Suisse and JP Morgan Chase focusing on energy and project finance. He also served on the clean technology advisory board for the California Public Employees Retirement Systems and the California Teachers Retirement Systems. In policy and philanthropy, Peter is the co-founder of the China US Energy Efficiency Alliance and serves as a director for the Christensen Fund, the Bay Area Open Space Council and the Climate Action Reserve.
Peter has a technical background in energy and the environment, serving as engineer for the Chevron Corporation and the California Air Resource Board. He graduated from UC Berkeley Engineering and Princeton’s Woodrow Wilson School.