- Project Origination
Kent is a veteran of renewable energy project finance and investment advisory for novel technologies. At Ultra, he sources new project investment opportunities, with a focus on the Western U.S.
Most recently, Kent drove utility-scale solar project sales at Cypress Creek Renewables, where he transacted on over 800 MW of individual and portfolio solar assets in the Carolinas, New York, Maryland and Oregon. He has also participated in solar and waste-to-energy development in Africa. Prior to graduate school, Kent worked at Bridgewater Associates, a global macro hedge fund, and Tractus Asia, an investment advisory where he sourced Asian venture capital and business development opportunities for U.S.-based businesses.
Kent holds an MBA and an M.S. in Environment and Resources from Stanford University and a B.A. from Princeton University.