Carpinteria, Calif.-based Clipper Windpower has appointed Andrew Mathews vice president of wind turbine financing. Mathews, who will be based in New York, now holds responsibility for the due diligence process associated with financing Liberty 2.5 MW wind turbines.
‘Andrew brings to Clipper a strong, in-depth understanding of what financial institutions require within their due diligence process,’ says Bob Gates, Clipper's senior vice president of commercial operations. ‘He will be a valuable asset to Clipper, and also to our customers, who now have the benefit of high-level, knowledgeable assistance as they work with financial institutions through the process of financing Liberty turbines.’
Mathews joins Clipper after 12 years with HVP/UniCredit, where he served as head of the project finance origination team out of its New York office.
SOURCE: Clipper Windpower Inc.