Jigar Shah is one of the most high-profile American businesspeople working in clean energy today. Jigar founded and was CEO of a solar company acquired in 2009 for $200 million. Now, he’s co-founder and president of Generate Capital, a specialty finance company that partners with developers and technology manufacturers to finance resource-efficient infrastructure projects around the world. Generate Capital is active in sectors like energy, water, mobility and agriculture.
Jigar is co-host of a widely followed weekly podcast on energy, cleantech and the environment called The Energy Gang. An expert on clean energy policy and an effective political communicator, he has been an E2 member since 2019.