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Swiss Fund Manager’s Head of Energy Storage Departs

Asif Rafique, who headed-up energy storage at Swiss fund manager Susi Partners, has left the firm.  Rafique will join Quercus Investment Partners, a fund manager specialising in utility-scale renewable energy infrastructure investments, as managing director and be based in London. At Susi, Rafique had led the firm’s EUR252m Energy Storage […]

Tesla Makes New Hire for Energy Products Business

Tesla has hired Sanjay Shah as Senior Vice President of Energy Operations. Shah will be responsible for global deployment and operation of Tesla’s energy products, including solar, Powerwall and Powerpack. Powerwall is Tesla’s home energy storage battery. Powerpack is it’s commercial and utility-scale equivalent. Shah joins Tesla from Amazon where […]

Downing Makes New Hire to Raise Funds for Battery & EV Charging Network

Investment manager Downing has hired Shane Swords as its head of institutional fundraising. Swords will be responsible for raising institutional money across a range of sectors. Part of his focus will be on Downing’s recently announced strategic investment for the initial phase of a GBP1.6bn network of grid scale batteries […]