Speaker's Biography:

Raymond Wood
Managing Director and Co-Head, U.S. Power Group and The Global Alternative Energy Group, Credit Suisse

Raymond Wood is a Managing Director and Co-Head of both the U.S. Power Group and The Global Alternative Energy Group in the Investment Banking division at Credit Suisse. Over his 20-year career, Wood has assisted clients on noteworthy strategic transactions and financings, a number of which have been named "Deal of the Year." He has transaction expertise across the spectrum of mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, leveraged finance, structured finance, commodities and privatizations. Recent renewable energy transactions include the acquisition of a minority stake in Terra-Gen Power by Global Infrastructure Partners; the acquisition of SunEdison by MEMC Electronic Materials; equity investments by Credit Suisse in multiple U.S. wind farms; a private equity raise for Invenergy Wind LLC; and the sale of Energy Capital Partners' First Light Power Resources. Wood received an M.B.A. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Sloan School of Management and a B.A. from Dartmouth College.