September 19, 2016 - 4:20 PM EDT
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CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities Hires Senior Industry Leader

Leading renewables industry veteran Tom Weirich will join the firm as Director of Marketing & Business Development

CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities, a leading renewable industry advisory firm, today announced that industry veteran Tom Weirich is joining the practice as Director of Marketing & Business Development.

Mr. Weirich brings nearly 15 years of global renewables experience focused on corporate relations, marketing and business development. He joins the firm from the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) where he held a number of roles with escalating responsibility spanning 12 years. Most recently, Weirich was Senior Vice President of Corporate Relations, leading ACORE’s efforts in corporate business development, public affairs, and international programs. Among many additional senior industry roles, he most recently served as an advisor to the Office of the US Trade Representative (USTR), with additional past appointments as Vice Chair of the Secretary of Commerce’s Renewable Energy & Efficiency Advisory Committee (REEAC) and Chair of North America for the World Council on Renewable Energy (WCRE).

“We are extremely proud to announce that Tom Weirich is joining our firm”, said Robert Sternthal, President of CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities. “Tom is a highly accomplished industry veteran who is well-respected for his unique ability to connect key industry players. He has served with distinction at ACORE, working closely alongside corporations, investors, developers, and government agencies to promote and grow our industry commercially in the USA and around the world”.

Weirich holds an M.A. in International Development from the University of Chicago and a B.S. in Foreign Service with Honors from Georgetown University. He is fluent in Czech, speaks German and Spanish, and is currently learning Mandarin Chinese.

About CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities

CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities offers a comprehensive financial advisory platform for the renewable energy industry, providing nearly all capital solutions as well as M&A advisory. The company represents financial institutions, infrastructure funds, strategic participants and developers of wind, solar, geothermal, biomass and other alternative energy projects nationwide. To date, CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities has led the financing of more than 2,500MW in solar, wind and biomass projects for a combined asset value of more than $8.5 billion. CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities also successfully executed placements and asset sales for 900MW of solar and 2,800MW of wind.

In addition to Renewable Energy and Sustainable Infrastructure, CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities has experienced investment bankers focused on Oil & Gas, Restructuring and Corporate M&A.

CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities
Nick Sangermano, 646-876-4680
Managing Director
[email protected]


Source: Business Wire (September 19, 2016 - 4:20 PM EDT)

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