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AMPYR ENERGY USA
Team

Sumeet Bidani

Sumeet Bidani

CHIEF DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

27+ yearsexperience in the power industry with over 2.8 GW of project development, construction & financing experience in US, Europe & Asia
Formerly:

  • CDO, Eolus, US
  • Senior positions at SolarReserve, MoserBaer Duke Energy
Salil Pradhan, CFA

Salil Pradhan, CFA

Vice President Power Marketing
  • CEO, Salil LLC, Energy Consulting
  • Senior positions at Duke Energy, AES, Southern California Edison, and AEP
Shilpa Shah

Shilpa Shah

Director, Development Services​

20 years’ experience in renewable energy development across the US
Formerly:

  • Senior Director, IOWN Renewable Energy
Robert J. Howe​

Robert J. Howe​

Project Director​

30+ years’ experience in capital risk management with extensive international project management, engineering, and construction for large-scale power generation facilities
Formerly

  • VP of Texaterra LLC
Fernando Blanco

Fernando Blanco

Director, Transmission

20 years experience in Power Systems Engineering including Generator Interconnection, System Planning, System expansion, System Operations and Development of Renewable Projects across the US and parts of Latin America.
Formerly:

  • Senior positions with TC Energy and Ecoplexus.
  • Senior engineering positions with FPL and PJM.
Amir Akhtar

Amir Akhtar

Managing Director – Corporate Finance and Investments

17+ years’ experience in corporate and project finance, M&A, and energy transition technologies during which he has raised >$2.0 billion in debt, tax equity, development capital, and corporate capital.
Formerly:

  • VP, Investments & Finance, Pine Gate Renewables
  • Director, Project Finance and M&A, Canadian Solar Group.
Justin Smith

Justin Smith

Senior Manager, Land Services

19+ years’ experience in Land Acquisition, Permitting, and Project Development.
Formerly:

  • Project Development Manager, OCI Solar Power
Jeff Meyer​

Jeff Meyer​

Senior Legal Counsel​

19+ years’ experience in the legal field focusing on real estate and commercial contracts
Formerly:

  • Head of Legal US, Atlas Renewable Energy
  • Senior Counsel, Orsted North America
Manisha Grover

Manisha Grover

DIRECTOR, OPERATIONS

24+ years experience across diverse businesses including real estate, consulting and financial services.
Formerly:

  • MD, Corporate Capital Markets and Consulting, at JLL, India
  • CCO, Bangalore International Airport (BIAL), India
Jeff Alvarez​

Jeff Alvarez​

Project Development Coordinator​

5+ years experience in project development​ including planning & permitting, environmental compliance and GIS analysis.​​
Formerly:

  • Project Coordinator, EPD Solutions
  • Assistant Project Manager, Pacific Planning Group​​
Pete Bower

Pete Bower

GIS MANAGER

17+ years GIS experience entailing site suitability analysis and layout design for renewable energy projects.
Formerly:

  • GIS Analyst, EDF Renewables
  • GIS & Remote Sensing Analyst, Quantum Spatial
Patricio Cortina​

Patricio Cortina​

Commercial Analyst

5+ years’ experience in renewable energy project finance, financial modeling & market research.
Formerly:

  • Financial Analyst, National Grid Renewables

 

Ranesh Singh​

Ranesh Singh​

Senior Manager, Finance & Accounts​

11+ years’ in Financial, Management Reporting & Business Advisory.​
Formerly:

  • Finance Manager, Amerisun USA
  • Senior Revenue Accountant, Digicel Central Resources Limited.​​
  • 12GW+
    of renewable energy projects developed or under development
  • CIRCA 150+
    landowner relationships across the globe
  • 500+ Years
    of team experience in development & construction