Security, connectivity, development: transforming North American infrastructure

Now in its 15th year, the America Forum returns to New York to host North America’s most influential investors, fund managers and policy makers for two days of unparalleled networking. Join the infrastructure community and debate the trends shaping the North American infrastructure landscape.

The forum continues to be the premier event for industry leaders redefining infrastructure investment to gather and exchange the latest industry intelligence.

 

Infrastructure Investor New York - advance your fundraising

Advance your fundraising

Expand your fundraising horizons by meeting the most active institutional investors looking for North American opportunities.

Infrastructure Investor New York Forum - uncover high-yield opportunities

Uncover high-yield opportunities

Share perspectives on North American investment strategies and identify high-yield assets across the region with leading investment practitioners.

Infrastructure Investor New York Forum - build your network

Save time building your network

Create and nurture sustainable relationships with infrastructure’s elite by using our sophisticated networking platform.

Connect with leading institutional investors

Past attending investors include:
AIMCo
Allstate
Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec
Calgary Foundation
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Carnegie Corporation Of New York
City of Fresno Retirement Systems
Desjardins
Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan
HRM Pension Plan
Indiana Public Retirement System
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
KWAP
New Mexico State Investment Council
Normandin Beaudry
North Carolina State Treasury
Oregon State Treasury (Investment Division)
Peninsula House
Retail Employees Superannuation Pty
Swiss Reinsurance Co
Texas Employees Retirement System
The Audra Group - Woodbridge Company
The Bank of Yokohama
The Joint Industry Board of the Electrical Industry
The Principia Corp
Toronto Transit Commission Pension Fund Society
TTC Pension Fund Society
UNIQA Capital Markets
University of Notre Dame
Utah Retirement Systems
UTIMCO
Washington State Investment Board
Wealth Management Partners NV
Woodbridge Company

The Forum at a glance:

Industry intelligence


Join leading infrastructure experts as they discuss the current state of North American infrastructure, renewables, ESG, infrastructure debt and so much more.

Focused networking


Connect and knowledge share with leading investors and managers with similar interests.

Keynote interviews


Gain a fresh perspective and be inspired by industry leading keynote speakers discussing the future of the asset class.

Key themes

Energy security – is LNG from the US the way to wean the market off Russian gas?
Legislative and regulatory views – can the US renewables market thrive without tax credits?
• Midstream energy – how environmentally friendly is the transition to gas as the key transition fuel?
Data center platform opportunities – are the large scale platforms being taken private by the big players?
Expanding beyond megafunds – does the US midmarket offer greater value across the various sub-sectors?
The Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) update – what are we seeing flowing down from the package and where’s the money going?
Digital infrastructure – will enough capacity be built to satisfy demand amid rising construction costs and labor shortages?
Investors reducing manager relationships – are the suites of infrastructure products from large managers attractive or just increasing risk?

What our attendees say about the Forum

Kemi Christina Abdul

BlueHaven

The event touched on all relevant themes of the sector and I was able to walk away with notable points.

Brian Nemeth

AlixPartners

I really enjoyed the quality of people that attended the event. I also enjoyed the content presented and found it very informative.

Steven C Rothberg

Mercator International LLC

The panels were all informational and stimulating, and the scale of the event made it manageable, in terms of meeting other attendees.

Speakers include:

Now part of the Global Passport

By securing your place at the Infrastructure Investor America Forum, you will instantly become part of our global network of infrastructure leaders shaping the asset class.

Passport holders have year-round access to a directory of investors, frequent meetings with industry leaders, and a place at all Infrastructure Investor conferences throughout the year, including:

Please note, annual agenda is subject to change.

 

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Position your brand at the centre of the infrastructure community

Strengthen your market credibility, put your brand in front of your key target markets and meet your investment and business goals. Sponsorship gives you:

  • VIP access
  • Thought-leadership opportunities
  • High-profile branding
  • And much more …

For more information on the available sponsorship opportunities in 2022, please contact Alexander Jakes at alexander.j@peimedia.com or call +44 (0) 203 862 7498.

Year-round infrastructure networking

The Infrastructure Investor America Forum will be held in person in New York and virtually on our industry-leading platform.

Easily seek out relevant investors, get maximum visibility, and maintain relationships across the global industry.

Attendance at the Forum is now exclusive to Global Passport holders – our new investor/manager network. Book a demo to see how, in addition to attendance at the America Forum, subscription can help grow your business.


Secure your next investor

Connect with investors looking for North American opportunities
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
AXA
BCI
Callan
Commonwealth Superannuation Corporation
DBJ Asset Management
Dea Capital Alternative Funds
Desjardins Group Pension Plan
Employees Provident Fund Board
Greater Manchester Pension Fund
HRM Pension Plan
Hyundai Insurance
IST Investment Foundation
Länsförsäkringar
Laval University Pension Fund
LGIA Super
Manulife Investment Management
National Credit Union Federation of Korea
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Nippon Life Global Investors Americas
NZ Super Fund
R+V Lebensversicherung
Skandia
SparkassenVersicherung
Swiss Re
Toronto Transit Commission Pension Fund Society
Uniqa
University of South Florida Foundation
World Bank Pension Plan

America Forum attendees shape the industry

Your access to the America Forum will provide more value than ever before, with year-round access to a directory of global infrastructure’s most influential network.

Infrastructure Investor New York - advance your fundraising

Advance your fundraising

Expand your fundraising horizons by meeting the most active institutional investors looking for North American opportunities.

Infrastructure Investor New York Forum - uncover high-yield opportunities

Uncover high-yield opportunities

Share perspectives on North American investment strategies and identify high-yield assets across the region with leading investment practitioners.

Infrastructure Investor New York Forum - build your network

Save time building your network

Create and nurture sustainable relationships with infrastructure’s elite by using our sophisticated networking platform.

Stay connected with the global network

Peter Swan

Apollo Global Management

Great content, solid group of institutional investors and large GPs. Enjoyed the conference and allowed for sufficient time to meet with investors.

Chad Greenbergn

361 Capital

Quality conference with a well thought out agenda.

Lars Pace

Hamilton Lane

Excellent opportunity to hear multiple perspectives from industry specialists and federal and state regulators

America Forum attendees get more

By attending the America Forum, you will join infrastructure’s most influential global network. Subscription will give you:

 

  • Access to the America Forum
  • Access to all of Infrastructure Investor’s global events
  • Access to the investor directory
  • Frequent virtual and in-person networking opportunities
  • And much more…

Please note, annual agenda is subject to change.

Advancing diversity through inclusion

Infrastructure Investor’s Women in Infrastructure New York Forum features keynote and panel discussions with pioneering women in infrastructure.

Hear powerful female industry leaders provide insight into the evolving industry and share strategies and approaches to achieving maximum returns.

Now in its 6th year, the Forum continues to deliver informative discussions analyzing industry trends and deal flows with the most powerful women in infrastructure. The Forum also offers a myriad of opportunities to network and build key relationships.

 

“Excellent opportunity for both learning and networking alike.”

Liz Bernich, Caldwell Partners

Why you should attend

Engage in candid conversations

Engage in candid conversations

Discuss the gender diversity barriers within the industry and explore strategies to bridge the gap

Gain industry knowledge

Gain industry knowledge

Stay up-to-date with the key trends impacting the industry and developments of infrastructure projects now and in the future

Build your network

Build your network

Network with prominent figures from the infrastructure investing community and build relationships to advance your career and organization

Past attendees include:

APG
AVAIO Capital
British Columbia Investment Management Corporation
BlackRock
Brookfield Asset Management
CalPERS
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Capital Dynamics
The Carlyle Group
Chicago Teachers' Pension Fund
Fiera Capital
Global Infrastructure Partners
Heidrick & Struggles
Infrastructure Canada, Government of Canada
Joint Industry Board
LS Power
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA)
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Morgan Stanley
Morrison & Foerster
New York City Retirement System
New York Presbyterian Hospital Office of Investments
New York State Common Retirement Fund
Northwestern Mutual Capital
OMERS
QIC
State Street
Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners
Thrivent Financial
Vantage Infrastructure
Wafra Alternative Investment Division

This event is co-located with the Infrastructure Investor New York Forum

II New York Forum on December 1-2 2022 will gather 200+ investors, fund managers and policy makers to debate the trends shaping infra investment in North America and how to drive returns.

 

Learn more

Access to infrastructure’s most influential global community

By securing your place at the Women in Infrastructure New York Forum, you will instantly become part of our community of infrastructure investor leaders shaping the asset class with a one-year subscription to the Infrastructure Investor Global Passport.

As a Passport holder, you will receive one year of 24/7/365 access to the global blackbook of investors, monthly touchpoints with the market and a place at our remaining conferences over the next 12 months.

Your subscription includes:


Please note, annual agenda is subject to change.

Day 1 Day 2
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Agenda

Day 1 - Tuesday 6th

Welcome
08:30 - 08:45

Welcome from Infrastructure Investor

08:45 - 09:00

Chair's welcome

Plenary Sessions
09:00 - 09:40

The state of play in the North American infrastructure market

Jonathan Melmed, Mansi Patel
  • Surviving testing times through resilient infrastructure portfolios and sectoral growth
  • An Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) update – what are we seeing flowing down from the package and where’s the money going?
  • The impact of the Inflation Reduction Act- doubling down on tax credits and the impact on the acceleration of US renewables

Moderator:
Jonathan Melmed, Partner & Head of Private Equity/Power & Infrastructure, King & Spalding

Speakers:
Anne-Marie Denman,
Co-Founder and Partner, Excelsior Energy Capital
Mansi Patel,
Managing Director, Head of U.S. Infrastructure and Project Finance,
MetLife Investment Management

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Jonathan Melmed

Partner, Head of Private Equity/Power & Infrastructure, King & Spalding

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Mansi Patel

Sr. Director, Head of U.S. Infrastructure Debt, MetLife Investment Management

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09:40 - 10:20

Finding a balance with China and global geopolitics: Legislative and regulatory views from the US market

Daniel Silverberg
  • Domestic and international infrastructure policy developments out of Washington
  • Energy security – is LNG from the US the way to wean the market off Russian gas?
  • The role of the G7’s new Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment

Moderator:
Daniel Silverberg, Managing Director, Capstone

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Daniel Silverberg

Managing Director of Corporate Practice, Capstone

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10:20 - 11:00

Sustainable infrastructure investment: How to really move things forward

Léonie Maruani
  • Advancing the sustainability agenda beyond energy assets
  • Key sectors in focus: making transport, digital and environmental assets more sustainable
  • The impact of COP26 on pension plans, endowments, foundations and other investor types

Panelist:
Léonie Maruani, Senior Director, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

 

 

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Léonie Maruani

Senior Director, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

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Networking
11:00 - 11:30

Coffee break

Plenary Sessions
11:30 - 12:10

The growing importance of energy security

Edwina Kelly , Reuben Munger, Geoff Strong
  • Dissecting the energy trilemma – efficiency, environmental impact, and affordability
  • Changing the global energy mix to meet growing demand and improve energy security
  • The role of hydrogen and other ‘cleaner’ energy sources to empower the energy transition
  • Are the borders blurring between infrastructure, growth capital, buyouts and real estate in energy efficiency investing?

Speakers:
Edwina Kelly,
Managing Director, Sustainable Energies Group, CPP Investments
Reuben Munger, Managing Partner, Vision Ridge Partners
Geoff Strong, Partner, & Co-Head of Infrastructure & Natural Resources, Apollo Global Management

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Edwina Kelly

Managing Director, Sustainable Energies Group, CPP Investments

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Reuben Munger

Managing Partner, Vision Ridge Partners

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Geoff Strong

Senior Partner, Co-Head of Infrastructure, Apollo Management

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12:10 - 12:50

Expanding beyond megafunds- does the US midmarket offer greater value across the various sub-sectors?

Irene Mavroyannis , Alfred Griffin, Recep Kendircioglu
  • Why the midmarket remains a ‘happy hunting ground’ for new managers
  • Squeezing the middle: Finding and maintaining value in an increasing crowded midmarket
  • Sectors examined: Do focused vehicles plus value-add managers equal higher returns?

Moderator:
Irene Mavroyannis, Managing Partner, Private Capital Advisory, Infrastructure /
Renewables / Sustainability, Sera Global

Speaker:
Alfred Griffin
, Senior Managing Director and Head of Generate Credit, Generate Capital
Recep Kendircioglu, Head of Infrastructure Investments, Manulife Investment Management
Maria Rengifo, Head of Capital Development, Ember Infrastructure

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Irene Mavroyannis

Managing Partner, Private Capital Advisory, Sera Global

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Alfred Griffin

Senior Managing Director and Head of Generate Credit, Generate Capital

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Recep Kendircioglu

Head of Infrastructure Investments, Manulife Investment Management

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Lunch
12:50 - 14:00

Lunch break

Plenary Sessions
14:00 - 14:40

Midstream energy: Building capacity to exploit shifting energy policy

  • A necessary evil: the role of gas in the shift to low carbon energy
  • Avoiding stranded asset risk in the shift to renewables
  • How environmentally friendly is the transition to gas as the key transition fuel?
14:40 - 15:20

Building the digital future: infrastructure’s hottest sector under the microscope

  • Can enough capacity be built to satisfy demand amid supply chain issues, rising construction costs and labor shortages?
  • Bigger, denser, faster: What 5G networks and IoT rollouts mean for ‘edge’ solutions
  • Managing ESG & sustainability concerns: The push for greener digital assets
Networking
15:20 - 15:50

Coffee break

Plenary Sessions
15:50 - 16:30

Alternative exit strategies: secondaries, rollovers and continuation vehicles

  • Choosing the right route: Motivation, pricing and transparency
  • Success factors: explaining the deal rationale, early engagement with investors and advisors
  • Valuations: why getting a second opinion on price can make the difference
16:30 - 17:10

LP Panel: The state of play: Examining investor strategies in a post-pandemic world

Kelly DePonte, Alexander Poll, Devinder Sangha
  • Blurring the boundaries: Differentiating infrastructure investments from leisure,
    healthcare and real estate
  • Consolidation: Why global investors are reducing manager relationships
  • Are the suites of infrastructure products from large managers attractive or just
    increasing risk?

Moderator:
Kelly DePonte, Managing Director, Probitas Partners

Speakers:
Dr. Alexander Poll, Infrastructure Equity Americas, MunichRe Infrastructure
Devinder Sangha, Partner, Albourne Partners Limited

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Kelly DePonte

Managing Director, Probitas Partners

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Alexander Poll

Infrastructure Equity Americas, MEAG-Munich Re

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Devinder Sangha

Partner, Albourne Partners Limited

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17:10 - 17:30

Value creation case study: A deep dive on infrastructure asset management strategy

Speaker:
Guillaume Aubert, Managing Director, Asset Management & Valuation, Infrastructure, CDPQ

End of Day 1
17:30 - 17:40

Chair's wrap up

17:40 - 18:40

End of conference and networking cocktail reception

Agenda

Day 2 - Wednesday 7th

Think Tank
08:00 - 09:00

Investor-only Think Tank session (by invite)

Welcome
09:00 - 09:15

Chair's welcome back

Plenary Sessions
09:15 - 09:45

Investor keynote: An industry leader sets out their roadmap for the infrastructure asset class

  • Developing and evolving an infrastructure program
  • Lessons learned from the pandemic- diversification, key sector performance & new opportunities
  • Looking forward- portfolio management, investment strategy & sustainable growth
09:45 - 10:00

Market update from Infrastructure Investor

Our reports analyze the current state of the infrastructure market and detail the significant trends affecting the asset class in each quarter. We review 2022 from a fundraising perspective and look ahead to trends for 2023 as the world returns to normal.

10:00 - 10:40

Infrastructure debt fundraising in the spotlight

Charles-Henry Lecointe
  • How infrastructure debt has fared compared to other asset classes post-pandemic
  • The types of vehicles proving most appealing and crisis-resilient
  • Comparing growth in US infrastructure debt investment with other regions

Speakers:
Jorge Camina, Partner & Head of Sustainable Infrastructure Credit, Denham Capital
Charles-Henry Lecointe, Head of Infrastructure Debt, North America, Legal & General Investment Management America

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Charles-Henry Lecointe

Head of Infrastructure Debt, North America, LGIM America

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Networking
10:40 - 11:20

Coffee break

Plenary Sessions
11:20 - 12:00

How is infrastructure doing on equity, diversity and inclusion?

  • Making ED&I a true business imperative
  • Examples of how greater diversity drives better financial performance
  • Benchmarking: How does diversity within infrastructure compare to other asset classes?
Lunch
12:00 - 13:10

Lunch break

Plenary Sessions
13:10 - 13:50

Data centers in focus: Weathering market uncertainty through ongoing investor demand

  • The right fit: Different data centers for different investor profiles
  • The impact of large-scale platforms being taken private by the big players?
  • A look at the thriving secondary market for data centers
13:50 - 14:30

LP panel: North American investor views on the evolving global market

Vittorio Lacagnina
  • Big funds, big fees and declining investor influence? Readdressing the balance of power
  • What will the investor-manager relationships of the future look like?
  • Decarbonization- how investors are measuring carbon intensity within infrastructure and across the broader portfolio

Moderator:
Vittorio Lacagnina, Partner, Apollo Global Management

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Vittorio Lacagnina

Partner, Apollo Global Management

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Networking
14:30 - 15:05

Coffee break

Interactive Round Tables
15:05 - 16:05

Climate change and sustainability: Making sense of net zero, the SDGs and COP26

15:05 - 16:05

Adapting asset management capabilities to manage through disruption

15:05 - 16:05

What is driving interest and fundraising in infrastructure debt?

15:05 - 16:05

Co-investments- how do different types of investors approach them?

End of Day 2
16:05 - 16:15

Chair's closing remarks and close of conference

Alex Darden

Partner, EQT

Alex Darden joined EQT Partners in April 2008. He is President of EQT Partners Inc. and Head of Infrastructure Americas Prior to joining EQT Partners, Alex worked at GE Energy Financial Services where he made structured debt and equity investments in… Read full bio
Kelly DePonte, Probitas Partners

Kelly DePonte

Managing Director, Probitas Partners

Kelly is a Managing Director at Probitas Partners, a global alternative investment placement agent, responsible for research. Previously he was the Chief Operating Officer at Pacific Corporate Group, a consultant and fund-of-funds manager, focused on… Read full bio

Jeremy Ebie

CEO & Founder, Phoenix Infrastructure Group

Mr. Ebie is the CEO and founder of the Phoenix Infrastructure Group, an infrastructure investor based in Washington, DC. He has over fifteen years in infrastructure, municipal finance, and public-private partnerships investment banking and advisory e… Read full bio

Alfred Griffin

Senior Managing Director and Head of Generate Credit, Generate Capital

Alfred is Senior Managing Director and Head of Generate Credit at Generate Capital. Previously, Alfred was founding President of NY Green Bank, a $1 billion New York State sponsored specialty finance company with focus on sustainable infrastructure /… Read full bio

Edwina Kelly

Managing Director, Sustainable Energies Group, CPP Investments

Edwina Kelly is a Managing Director in the Sustainable Energies Group team at CPP Investments. Edwina focuses on the power sector in the Americas where she leads origination, new investment and asset management activities. Edwina is currently a board… Read full bio

Recep Kendircioglu

Head of Infrastructure Investments, Manulife Investment Management

Recep oversees the firm’s $12 billion infrastructure investments program and is the portfolio manager of infrastructure-related funds that allow third-party investors to invest alongside Manulife. Prior to joining the firm in 2007, he worked for Enel… Read full bio

Robert Keough

Managing Director, Head of Infrastructure, JLC Infrastructure

Mr. Keough joined JLC on February 1, 2018 as Managing Director – Head of Infrastructure. Mr. Keough oversees investment activity and operations of JLC and sits on JLC’s Investment Committee. Prior to joining JLC, Mr. Keough was a Senior Principal wit… Read full bio

Vittorio Lacagnina

Partner, Apollo Global Management

Vittorio Lacagnina is a Partner in the Institutional Client & Product Solutions group at Apollo where he leads capital formation for Infrastructure. Prior to joining Apollo in 2022, Vittorio was Managing Director & Head of Business Developmen… Read full bio

Charles-Henry Lecointe

Head of Infrastructure Debt, North America, LGIM America

Charles-Henry is Head of Infrastructure Debt, North America at LGIM America. In his role, he is responsible for leading the infrastructure debt team with a focus on North American Energy, Renewables, Transportation and P3 sectors. Charles-Henry is al… Read full bio

Laurie Mahon

Vice-Chair, US Investment Banking, Global Investment Banking, CIBC Capital Markets

Laurie Mahon joined CIBC Capital Markets in August 2013 and is responsible for all infrastructure finance activities globally. She has had a multifaceted career as a banker. public sector manager, infrastructure executive, consultant and developer fo… Read full bio

Léonie Maruani

Senior Director, Vauban Infrastructure Partners

Léonie Maruani has joined Vauban as Senior Director focused on the firm’s expansion into North America, bringing 20+ years of experience across Europe and the Americas. Previously, she served as a Senior Advisor at the Rockefeller Foundation on the I… Read full bio

Irene Mavroyannis

Managing Partner, Private Capital Advisory, Sera Global

Irene is the Global Head of Sera Global’s Private Capital Advisory practice for Infrastructure, Renewables and Sustainable Investing and is responsible for advising leading general partners, operating companies and managers of real assets on fund str… Read full bio

Jonathan Melmed

Partner, Head of Private Equity/Power & Infrastructure, King & Spalding

Jonathan Melmed is a Mergers & Acquisitions/Private Equity corporate partner at King & Spalding based in New York. He is Co-Chair of the firm’s Global Private Equity/M&A practice, as well as Co-Chair of the firm’s Global Energy, Power… Read full bio

Reuben Munger

Managing Partner, Vision Ridge Partners

Reuben Munger founded Vision Ridge Partners in 2008 in order to bring decades of value investing experience to bear on what he saw as the financial opportunities presented by sustainable solutions. A former Partner at The Baupost Group, LLC, a leadin… Read full bio

Mansi Patel

Sr. Director, Head of U.S. Infrastructure Debt, MetLife Investment Management

Mansi Patel is a Senior Director at MetLife Investments Management in the MetLife Private Capital group. She is a member of the Infrastructure and Project Finance team, responsible for transaction sourcing, origination, underwriting and portfolio man… Read full bio

Alexander Poll

Infrastructure Equity Americas, MEAG-Munich Re

Dr. Poll is responsible for MEAG/MunichRe’s Infrastructure Equity investment business in the Americas. He joined MEAG in 2013, relocating to New York in 2015 to establish MEAG’s local presence in the Infrastructure Equity space in the US. Dr. Poll st… Read full bio

Emily Rodgers

Managing Director & Director of ESG, EIG

Ms. Rodgers is a Managing Director and Director of ESG. She is based in the firm’s Houston office and serves as a member of the Executive Committee and Chairwoman of the ESG Committee. Her role encompasses integration of ESG factors into EIG’s invest… Read full bio

Ross Posner

Managing Partner, Ridgewood Infrastructure

Ross Posner is the Managing Partner of Ridgewood Infrastructure, bringing more than two decades of successful private equity investing experience and business leadership across infrastructure, real assets, and other areas. Prior to joining Ridgewood,… Read full bio

Nicolas Rubio

Partner, Chief Executive Officer Americas, Meridiam

Based in New York, Nicolas is Chief Executive Officer, Americas, and Partner with Meridiam. Meridiam is a leading public infrastructure developer, investor and manager specializing in greenfield infrastructure with a core focus on sustainability and… Read full bio

Devinder Sangha

Partner, Albourne Partners Limited

Devinder is a Partner at Albourne Partners Limited. He joined the firm in 2006 and is a senior member of the Real Assets and Portfolio Groups. He is responsible for infrastructure coverage, including manager selection, investment due diligence, and r… Read full bio

Daniel Silverberg

Managing Director of Corporate Practice, Capstone

Daniel Silverberg serves as Capstone’s Managing Director of Corporate Practice and co-leads the Capstone National Security Team. He has strong relationships in the Executive Branch and Capitol Hill based on 16 years of service in international securi… Read full bio

Geoff Strong

Senior Partner, Co-Head of Infrastructure, Apollo Management

Mr. Strong is a Senior Partner at Apollo Private Equity having joined in 2012, and is focused on the Firm’s natural resources activities. Prior to that time, Mr. Strong worked in the Private Equity group at Blackstone, where he focused primarily on i… Read full bio

The 2022 advisory board

Industry leaders shaping the agenda

Alex Darden

Partner, EQT

Alex Darden joined EQT Partners in April 2008. He is President of EQT Partners Inc. and Head of Infrastructure Americas Prior to joining EQT Partners, Alex worked at GE Energy Financial Services where he made structured debt and equity investments in… Read full bio
Kelly DePonte, Probitas Partners

Kelly DePonte

Managing Director, Probitas Partners

Kelly is a Managing Director at Probitas Partners, a global alternative investment placement agent, responsible for research. Previously he was the Chief Operating Officer at Pacific Corporate Group, a consultant and fund-of-funds manager, focused on… Read full bio

Jeremy Ebie

CEO & Founder, Phoenix Infrastructure Group

Mr. Ebie is the CEO and founder of the Phoenix Infrastructure Group, an infrastructure investor based in Washington, DC. He has over fifteen years in infrastructure, municipal finance, and public-private partnerships investment banking and advisory e… Read full bio

Robert Keough

Managing Director, Head of Infrastructure, JLC Infrastructure

Mr. Keough joined JLC on February 1, 2018 as Managing Director – Head of Infrastructure. Mr. Keough oversees investment activity and operations of JLC and sits on JLC’s Investment Committee. Prior to joining JLC, Mr. Keough was a Senior Principal wit… Read full bio

Laurie Mahon

Vice-Chair, US Investment Banking, Global Investment Banking, CIBC Capital Markets

Laurie Mahon joined CIBC Capital Markets in August 2013 and is responsible for all infrastructure finance activities globally. She has had a multifaceted career as a banker. public sector manager, infrastructure executive, consultant and developer fo… Read full bio

Irene Mavroyannis

Managing Partner, Private Capital Advisory, Sera Global

Irene is the Global Head of Sera Global’s Private Capital Advisory practice for Infrastructure, Renewables and Sustainable Investing and is responsible for advising leading general partners, operating companies and managers of real assets on fund str… Read full bio

Nicolas Rubio

Partner, Chief Executive Officer Americas, Meridiam

Based in New York, Nicolas is Chief Executive Officer, Americas, and Partner with Meridiam. Meridiam is a leading public infrastructure developer, investor and manager specializing in greenfield infrastructure with a core focus on sustainability and… Read full bio

Daniel Silverberg

Managing Director of Corporate Practice, Capstone

Daniel Silverberg serves as Capstone’s Managing Director of Corporate Practice and co-leads the Capstone National Security Team. He has strong relationships in the Executive Branch and Capitol Hill based on 16 years of service in international securi… Read full bio

Jennifer Skylakos

Managing Partner, Sustainable Infrastructure & Energy Funds, DHR Global

Jennifer started her career as an Attorney Advisor through the Attorney General’s Honors Program at the Department of Justice, and then practiced law at Fragomen in New York City. Between life as a lawyer and life in executive search, Jennifer commit… Read full bio

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