Grapevine, Texas-based GreenHunter Energy Inc., a renewable energy company focused on wind, biomass and biodiesel, has hired Jonathan D. Hoopes as president and chief operating officer. Additionally, Hoopes has been appointed to the company's board of directors.
Hoopes has spent most of his professional career in the investment banking and financial services industries, with a focus on the traditional and renewable energy sectors, as well as the information technology sector. He has served in various capital markets, investment banking and equity research roles at Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank and UBS in London, Hong Kong and New York.
Most recently, Hoopes served as managing director at Think Equity LLC, where he led two teams of research analysts in the alternative energy and technology sectors.
SOURCE: GreenHunter Energy Inc.