Head of Clean Energy
John leads investments in Clean Energy infrastructure and technology including NTR, Oxford Photovoltaics, Tokamak Energy Ltd and Upside Energy. John’s role is to explore opportunities to increase Legal & General’s exposure to the UK clean energy sector, particularly seeking long-term partnerships with developers, operators and technology providers. John also works closely with L&G’s property and housing businesses, to identify and develop low carbon energy solutions. John has over 15 years’ experience working in infrastructure investment, including PPP/PFI projects in the water, wastewater, waste-to-energy, health and defence sectors. Prior to joining LGC in 2015, John managed an institutional equity fund and asset management team based in Europe with a portfolio of 15 utility-scale renewable energy assets (c.800MW) located throughout Europe, including onshore wind, offshore wind and solar. John led the fund’s consortium investment in the construction of the 367MW Walney Offshore Wind Farm - the first UK offshore wind project to be funded by institutional equity. John supported colleagues in L&G with the latest debt financing of an extension to the Walney asset.