Tim Buchner, Chief Operations Officer and co-founder of SCS Renewables, is responsible for providing overall sales and operations leadership for the company. Since co-founding SCS as an energy finance and services company in 2009, Tim has lead the deployment of the company's cloud based SaaS Mercatus™ software solution, which is the first origination, scoring, diligence and acquisition platform for energy investors. To date, over 3 Giga Watts of solar projects have been scored and screened through the Mercatus platform enabling over $150M transactions. Tim co-founded SCS Renewables, after 15 years as a successful sales and corporate development executive in the wireless and semiconductor industries for companies such as Magellan Corporation, CSI Wireless and WJ Communications. Tim built his career in emerging technology markets; transforming new ideas into scalable realities at both start up and public companies. Tim earned both his B.S. in Commerce and MBA from Santa Clara University.