BluePath Team

 

Warren C. Jones

Chief Executive Officer
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Warren brings over 18 years of energy transaction experience, energy technology analysis and deep industry relationships. Warren's roles at BluePath include developing channel partner relationships, creating financing solutions and opening new markets.

Warren is an avid sports fan and occasional participant - old injuries permitting. He and his wife and two sons live in California. Warren received his B.A. in Economics from Johns Hopkins University, J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania and M.B.A. from the University of Oxford.

 

Michael J.J. Cox

Chief Financial Officer
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Michael brings over 13 years of energy transaction experience, financial modeling capabilities and deep industry relationships. Michael's roles at BluePath include developing new financing solutions, transaction execution and channel partner development.

Michael is a Northwestern Wildcat, Chicago Cubs, San Diego Chargers and Tottenham Hotspurs fan. Michael's long and painful wait for a championship finally came to an end with the 2016 World Champion Chicago Cubs. Michael was born and raised in Northwest Illinois and he, his wife, son and two daughters live in California. Michael received his B.S. from Northwestern University and J.D. from the Georgetown School of Law.

 

Matthew Hunt

Chief Investment Officer
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Matt provides extensive research, analysis, deal structure, and financial services expertise for BluePath. As CIO, Matt is responsible for managing and monitoring investment activity, Capital Markets initiatives, and Investor Relations. Previously, Matt was a Senior Associate at Citadel Investment Group responsible for sourcing and managing a $200 billion balance sheet within the Group.

Born and raised near Chicago, Matt is a proud Chicago Cubs fan. He now lives in San Francisco with his wife and three children. Matt loves to ski, golf, fish, and explore the outdoors. Matt received his B.S. in Finance and Economics from DePaul University and his M.B.A. from The University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business.

 

Mark Davis

Managing Director, UK

Mark brings over 15 years of experience as a UK-based energy equity analyst and renewable project financier. He brings a deep understanding of the energy and capital markets, excellent industry relationships and a passion for sustainability.

Mark tries to keep fit, ideally through snowboarding. Mark, his wife and their two young daughters live in London. He holds a degree from Bristol University (MEng) and is a CFA® charterholder.

 

Todd W. Mansoor

Senior Manager
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As Senior Transaction Manager, Todd brings significant financial modeling and research and operational expertise to BluePath. Todd manages and oversees all BluePath transactions, with a focus on project modeling and structuring, financial underwriting, project closing, and on-going transaction servicing.

Todd honed his skills prior to BluePath as an analyst at SFRi LLC, a boutique advisory and investment firm.

Todd spends his free time playing soccer, skiing, mountain biking, and golfing (with a few trips to the emergency room here and there). Todd is passionate about agriculture and has worked on numerous farms, including an olive farm in Spain. Todd received a B.S. in Finance and a B.A. in Spanish Linguistics from Loyola Marymount University.

 

Sarah Starbird

Operations Manager
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Sarah manages several of BluePath's operations, including transaction closings, customer relationships, and marketing campaigns. She draws from a long career in commercial and residential lending and corporate operations.

In her free time, Sarah can be found coaching the local high school mountain biking team, cycling with friends or running the trails with her three dogs. Sarah earned a B.A. in Business Administration and International Finance from Boston University.


BluePath Board Members

 

Andrew Townsend

Board Member

Andrew Townsend is the Executive Vice President, Chief Credit Officer of Heartland Financial USA, Inc. Heartland is a $7.7 billion diversified financial services company based in Dubuque, Iowa. . Heartland has nearly 100 banking locations, serving 71 communities in Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin, New Mexico, Arizona, Montana, Colorado, Minnesota, Kansas, Missouri, Texas, and California.

Townsend graduated from Iowa State University with a bachelor's degree in Finance. Throughout his career in banking he has attended numerous schools covering all facets of banking including credit, operations, information systems, and compliance. He holds a Certification in Loan Review from BAI.

 

Kevin Ridgely

Board Member

Kevin Ridgely is the Managing Director and founder of Ridgely & Associates, LLC, which was established in February 2010. Ridgely & Associates primarily focuses on the energy services and cleantech/renewables sectors, providing transaction advisory services, strategy development and sourcing business development opportunities for its clients, which range from global organizations to new start up ventures.

Prior to starting Ridgely & Associates, Mr. Ridgely spent 22 years at Constellation Energy where he was responsible for acquisitions that built industry leading national platforms for the sale of power and natural gas to end users and an energy services /renewable energy company.

Mr. Ridgely has a BBA in accounting from the University of Miami (FL) and a MS in accounting/tax from the University of Baltimore.

 

Chris Enbom

Board Member

Chris Enbom is the founder of Allegiant Partners and has been Allegiant's chief executive from its inception in 1998. Allegiant has purchased over $200 million in receivables for its own book, and is an investor and manager of a portfolio acquisition company.

Prior to starting Allegiant, Mr. Enbom was involved in structuring, marketing and closing leases and structured transactions for aircraft, rail and facilities in both Japan and San Francisco.

Mr. Enbom has a B.A. in Political Economy from the University of California, Berkeley. He is an active speaker at industry events and is past President of the National Equipment Finance Association, is the Chairman of the Small Ticket Business Counsel of the Equipment Leasing & Finance Association and is active on the President's Counsel of the Wilderness Society.