Prior to Ecogy, Francesco founded Solarando, enabling seed-stage European startups to explore opportunity in the U.S. clean energy industry. Francesco is also a 2017 graduate of NYU's Advanced Diploma in Clean Energy where he served as a consultant for United Wind as part of his course capstone project. Before Solarando, Francesco built up his experience over 9 years across several industries – technology, consumer services and market research. At Hewlett Packard and Euromonitor International he specialized in business development with a strong track record of increasing revenue and building territorial value. Francesco was responsible for account management, new deals, profitability growth and project management.
Prior to joining Ecogy Energy, Joel worked in the Hudson Valley of New York consulting local municipal governments on clean energy procurement and development strategies while co-designing Sun & Energy, a unique Community Choice Aggregation program. There he led program implementation and managed the early stage development of large scale commercial PV solar projects. Before pursuing the renewable energy industry, Joel spent 3 years as a macro-economic financial analyst on the ETF trading desk at Morgan Stanley. He worked with a small team managing firm risk and interacting with the industry’s leading asset managers to facilitate capital allocations across all asset classes. Joel obtained his Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Prior to working with Ecogy, Tony served as General Counsel to Green Lake Capital, an investment firm focused on developing, owning, and operating renewable energy assets, and previously as Director of Legal and Regulatory to Tioga Energy, an independent power provider (IPP) specializing in financing, developing, owning, and operating solar energy projects owned by Draper Fisher Jurvetson, DFJ Frontier, NGEN Partners, Rockport Capital, and Nth Power. He has extensive experience in all aspects of the development of renewable energy projects and has structured, negotiated, drafted, and closed over $250 Million of solar energy project funds. He understands what makes a project financeable, how to pragmatically resolve the various issues that affect most energy infrastructure projects, and how to move a project from development and design, through construction, and into successful commercial operation.
Prior to joining Ecogy, John was the Founder and Protector of SolarNetwork Foundation. John has been implementing rock-solid solutions with the SolarNetwork Foundation for 10 years with proven results.
Prior to joining Ecogy, Matt was the Architect and Director of SolarNetwork Foundation and is the lead developer for the SolarNetwork platform. Matt aims to support open standards wherever possible while crafting a high performance software implementation focused on advanced DER management.
Philip serves as the software team manager for Ecogy, demonstrating his extensive experience in the Agile software development process with impressive market-driven results.
Prior to joining Ecogy, Max worked as an independent consultant through Spindrift, primarily in technical roles for large scale eCommerce solutions using Oracle ATG Commerce.