Tommy McNicholas works at Greencoat Capital where he leads on PPA structuring, Portfolio Optimisation and securing routes to market for M&A opportunities across their renewable funds. He has a combined Energy Industry and Consulting background with over 12 years of experience. Prior to joining Greencoat, Tommy worked in the Energy Markets team at Ventient Energy where he managed the companies merchant risk exposure through structuring physical PPAs, financial products + hedging of their 2.6GW onshore wind portfolio. Previously, Tommy spent four years at Pöyry advising on M&A and project finance transactions for renewable, thermal power and battery storage assets across Europe and the USA. He has also held industry roles at EDF Energy and a Storage and Solar + Storage hybrid developer.