Managing Partner of GreenTao LLC
Caroline Angoorly is a senior executive in the energy and sustainable infrastructure sectors with over 25 years of domestic and international experience in business-building, transformation, strategy, project development and financing, asset management, operations, environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) strategy, investment, and mergers and acquisitions. Ms. Angoorly is experienced in the energy, resources, sustainable infrastructure and environmental sectors, especially energy and fuel markets, projects across technologies and clean tech. She has particular expertise in successfully developing and financing greenfield projects, as well as building and running clean energy and sustainable infrastructure businesses and funds.
In 2010, Ms. Angoorly founded GreenTao LLC, a specialized business growth, project development, financing, strategy and execution firm. Her clients range from Fortune 500 companies to middle market and start-ups. Ms. Angoorly returned to GreenTao as Managing Partner in 2019 after over five years as the founding Chief Operating Officer of NY Green Bank, where she was instrumental in the establishment of a US $1 billion State-sponsored investment fund focused on clean energy and sustainable infrastructure. As COO, Ms. Angoorly was responsible for establishing, implementing and constantly evolving all aspects of finance, strategy and operations, as well as serving on the Investment & Risk Committee. She also played a leadership role at the New York State Research & Development Authority, which manages the US $5.3 billion Clean Energy Fund for the State, where she served as a mentor and as founding Co-Chair of the organization’s Diversity & Inclusion Initiative. Previously, Ms. Angoorly was Head of Environmental Markets, North America for J. P. Morgan, focused on greenhouse gas, renewable energy and other energy-related projects and businesses; SVP and Head of Development, North East and VP, Environmental & New Business for NRG Energy; General Counsel at EnelGreenPower; and a partner in the Global Project Finance Group at international firm Milbank. Throughout her career, Ms. Angoorly has been involved in billions of dollars of “first-of-their-kind” projects based on technology, financing structures and other capital aspects. Ms. Angoorly’s experience also includes being a Board Member of Cyrq Energy Inc., where she chairs the Development Committee, and Evolution Markets Inc.
In 1999, Ms. Angoorly received the John Clemenger Memorial Medal from Melbourne Business School for her performance at the top of the Master of Business Administration class. Ms. Angoorly holds Geology and Law honors degrees from Monash University and a Master of Business Administration from Melbourne Business School (partly undertaken at Columbia Business School).