|Eric Perreca |
Hunt Alternative Energy Investment
Mr. Perreca is a Managing Director and co-head of Hunt Alternative Energy Investments, LLC (“Hunt Alternative Energy”) in the Palo Alto, CA office. Hunt Alternative Energy is an asset-based investment management firm that provides institutional and principal capital to fund renewable energy and social infrastructure projects through public-private partnerships. Hunt Alternative Energy Investments, an affiliate of Hunt Investment Management, a registered SEC Advisor, has a strong track record and unique capacity to source, finance, construct, own and operate high quality alternative energy projects for governments and energy utilities across the United States and Canada. Mr. Perreca is responsible for both fundraising and strategic investments for Hunt Alternative Energy.
Mr. Perreca is a former US Navy SEAL Team Officer, Investment Banker and experienced renewable energy executive. His background includes leadership and entrepreneurial positions in investment, finance, and operations in both the renewable energy and high tech industry with focus on energy security. Prior to joining Hunt Alternative Energy Investments, Mr. Perreca was CEO of Scatec Solar North America, a utility and commercial solar finance and development firm with over 160MW of active Utility scale solar projects. He was also Managing Director of Innovation Investments, LLC, where he led the development of more than 500 Megawatts of wind power projects in partnership with Native American Tribes. Prior to this role Mr. Perreca was an Investment Banker with Thomas Weisel Partner's focused on mergers, acquisitions and public and private fund raising for technology companies. Mr. Perreca earned an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania and a BS in Systems Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy with a concentration in Robotics.