Global Renewables’ team brings a variety of industry strengths and perspectives to its approach on waste management. The background of its people runs the gamut from environmental science to process engineering and this body of knowledge is a major part of Global Renewables’ success in developing innovative solutions.
James is one of two directors representing Palisade Investment Partners on the GREC board. James joined Palisade in January 2015 in a role encompassing asset origination, acquisition and management. James primarily focuses on investments in conventional and renewable energy, utilities and alternative waste treatment.
Immediately prior to joining Palisade, James was a Vice President in Macquarie Capital’s Principal Investments team at Macquarie Group. Over a period of 9 years at Macquarie Group James focused on origination, execution and asset management of Macquarie Capital’s investments which spanned the following sectors: traditional infrastructure including conventional energy, renewable energy and PPP’s plus industrials, resources and real estate.
James’s origination and execution experience includes coordination of valuation and due diligence, negotiation and documentation of equity, mezzanine debt and senior debt investments in project finance as well as private equity-style transactions.
In addition to his directorship of Global Renewables, James also serves as a director on several conventional and renewable energy assets in Palisade’s portfolio.
James holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and a Bachelor of Business (Majoring in Finance) from the University of Technology, Sydney.