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James Adams has two decades of conventional and alternative energy investment banking and infrastructure investment experience across EMEA and Asia with Lehman Brothers and Man Group.

James Adams has two decades of conventional and alternative energy investment banking and infrastructure investment experience across EMEA and Asia with Lehman Brothers and Man Group.

Mr. Adams has completed numerous transactions providing M&A, capital market and strategic advice to state-owned, multinational and mid-cap energy companies. He worked on many landmark power sector transactions during the deregulation of the European market.

After Lehman Brothers James founded a $600 million alternative energy investment vehicle that was acquired by Man Group. In addition to investment origination and transaction execution he also undertook capital raising with the placement teams as a key man.

James works across the energy transition value chain, including renewable generation, flexible power, storage, hybrid energy solutions, and energy efficiency, and has led M&A transactions in the European market representing the interests of large multi-nationals, growth companies and private investors.

James is on the board of Ashden the London-based sustainable energy and development not-for-profit group. He graduated with a BA in Philosophy from London University.