Paul Gaynor

Chief Executive Officer

Paul Gaynor

Paul is CEO and co-founder of Longroad Energy Partners with his former First Wind colleagues, Michael Alvarez, Peter Keel and Charles Spiliotis. Prior to Longroad, Paul worked for SunEdison as the EVP responsible for its Global Utility scale development business. In January 2015, First Wind was acquired by SunEdison and an affiliate. At First Wind, he was the CEO, an investor, and on its board of directors and grew the company from a clean sheet of paper to $1.5 billion equity value when it was sold.

Paul Gaynor

Michael Alvarez

Chief Operating Officer

Michael Alvarez

As Chief Operating Officer, Michael is responsible for managing Longroad’s operations, asset management, construction, HR, IT and facilities activities.  Prior to co-founding Longroad, Michael served as President and CFO of First Wind, which he joined in 2006.  Michael has also served as Vice President of Strategy at EIX, a utility holding company, as well as President of energy project developer, Kenetech Energy Systems

Michael Alvarez

Peter Keel

Chief Financial Officer

Peter Keel

As Chief Financial Officer, Pete is responsible for managing Longroad’s finance-related activities.  Prior to co-founding Longroad, Pete served as Treasurer at First Wind, which he joined in 2006.  He has also held commercial and finance roles within GE’s various energy divisions and served as an Officer and Engineer in the U.S. Coast Guard

Peter Keel

Charles Spiliotis

Chief Investment Officer

Charles Spiliotis

As Chief Investment Officer, Charles is responsible for managing Longroad’s M&A and capital investment activities. Prior to co-founding Longroad, Charles served as Vice President, Corporate Development and Project Finance at First Wind, which he joined in 2007. Previously, he worked in a variety of roles spanning institutional asset management and services at State Street Corporation.

Charles Spiliotis

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