CurrentRiver, Managing Member, Renewable Energy Project Finance
Bob is the managing member of CurrentRiver, which specializes in project finance in renewable energy, industrial, and real estate developments. He works with traditional and tax-advantaged fund raising strategies. Clients rely on Bob for understanding of credit, discerning market requirements securities, and persisting to complete tough deals.
Since 2013, Bob has expanded his renewables focus to solar power generation and energy storage, and has formed a joint venture with Regent Power. CurrentRiver is a member of the Solar Energy Industries Association.
Since 1984, Bob has been in sales and trading in the institutional capital markets. In the mid 90s, Bob added project finance to his focus and has successfully completed transactions in
Small hydroelectric generation
Regional and rural healthcare
Commercial and industrial development
Bob has also participated in the completion of many secondary and higher education, health-care facilities, and municipal debt transactions.
Bob maintains a network of respected and trustworthy industry veterans with whom he collaborates. Prior to founding CurrentRiver and affiliating with Patrick Capital Markets, Bob worked at Stern Brothers for 5 years, and at AG Edwards and Sons for 19 years. He maintains a Series 79 Investment Banking Representative and Series 7 General Securities Registered Representative licenses. Bob has a MBA from the Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis, and a BA from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.