Independent Investment Committee Member, CRESCENT CAPITAL
Vivek founded Millennium Resource Strategies Ltd. (United Kingdom) in 2006 to mentor and incubate clean energy start-ups and turn-around opportunities, bringing to these companies a rich experience in financing and project development, gained over twenty-four years in senior positions at banks and energy companies. He has a proven track-record in creating and leading cohesive multi-disciplinary teams focused on timely and cost effective delivery of investments, driving out risk to increase value for stakeholders. He has led fund raising for these companies from Private Equity Funds and Banks, and severed as non-executive on these companies post funding. Vivek has led innovative financing structures including the first non-recourse project financing by an India Bank, financing clean energy supply to commercial & industrial off-takers, financing new technology, and early merchant power projects. He has a rich track-record of originating business against major changes in energy policy, technology, commodity markets and capital markets, as well as turning around distressed investments.