The diversity and combined experience within the Energy Transition Investments team, across Private Equity, Investment Banking and Commodity Trading, creates an atmosphere in which an extraordinary range of global energy investment opportunities can be effectively evaluated, executed and managed.
Global Head of RWE Energy Transition Investments
Costas is an investment and commercial executive with over 15 years’ experience across the entire value chain of the energy industry. Costas joined the RWE Group in 2008 having a background in management consulting and engineering. Costas holds an MSc and PhD degree in Engineering from RWTH Aachen in Germany.
Stephen has over 15 years’ experience from various roles in the energy industry. He joined the RWE Group in 2009 and worked on LNG deal origination and business development in Europe, Middle East and India. In 2013, Stephen joined the Principal Investments team, and leads the funds’ investment activities in North America. Stephen holds a BE in Mechanical Engineering from University College Dublin.
Rob joined RWE Principal Investments in 2018 and has over twelve years of finance and private equity experience. After beginning his career as an investment banker at Lehman Brothers, Rob invested in the energy and resource sectors at Denham Capital and TrailStone. Rob graduated cum laude with a degree in economics from Middlebury College and has a masters degree from London Business School.
James joined RWE in 2002 and spent more than 15 years trading European and US electricity markets. In 2012 he established and led RWEST’s US Power trading desk, before moving to the RWE Principal Investments team in 2019. He holds a BSc in International Securities, Investments and Banking from the ICMA Centre at the University of Reading, UK.
Geithal joined RWE in 2008 and spent over 5 years optimising conventional and renewable generation assets in the UK prior to joining the RWE Principal Investments team in 2016. He holds a dual honours degree in Economics and Finance from the University of Keele.
Alexander joined RWE Principal Investments in 2019 and has seven years of finance and private equity experience. Prior to joining RWE, Alexander was an Associate at Denham Capital and an Analyst at Credit Suisse European Energy Group. He holds a BA in Economics and Business from UCL.