CleanCapital hires Christopher Mathey as Senior Director of Business Development

Additional new hires and promotions position company to lead the global transition to clean energy

NEW YORK—June 9, 2022—CleanCapital announced today that it has hired Christopher Mathey as Senior Director of Business Development. In his new role, Mathey will originate acquisition and partnership opportunities that will enable CleanCapital to continue to be a leader in deploying capital to distributed generation clean energy projects. He will also lead policy efforts for the company, drawing on his extensive experience working with legislators and trade groups.

Prior to joining CleanCapital, Mathey served as Federal Policy and Business Development lead at Stem, Inc., a leading AI-enabled energy storage solutions company. There he focused on advancing federal energy policy and delivering smart storage solutions to government clients in collaboration with Stem’s network of channel partners and energy service companies. Mathey’s extensive experience includes senior leadership positions at the Clean Energy Buyers Alliance, WGL Energy, and Constellation. He is a graduate of the George Washington University School of Business and Clemson University.  

Chris brings deep industry relationships and a vast knowledge and understanding of our ever-changing market,” said Jon Powers, president of CleanCapital. “Chris’s experience will help both CleanCapital and its development partners with pipeline growth in this rapidly evolving policy landscape as the nation speeds toward the clean energy transition.”

CleanCapital has scaled its team significantly since announcing a corporate investment from Manulife Investment Management last year. Other recent hires and promotions include:

  • Alyssa Rinaldi was promoted to Director of Business Development
  • Alyssa Hartigan was promoted to Director of Construction
  • Jillian Majka was hired as Head of Human Resources
  • Amy Lyons was hired as Controller
  • Devan Shumate was hired as Technical Asset Manager
  • Elena Paz was hired as Staff Accountant
  • Rumana Rahman was promoted to Accounting Manager
  • Betty Chen was promoted to Accounting Manager

About CleanCapital

CleanCapital is an industry-leading clean energy investment platform. Since 2015, CleanCapital has worked to accelerate investment in distributed solar and storage assets to address the urgent threat of climate change. Its leading-edge technology platform facilitates the evaluation and acquisition of clean energy assets with speed and certainty. More information about CleanCapital can be found at cleancapital.com. 


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