WHO WE ARE

The SolRiver team has extensive development experience, financial expertise, and industry relationships in the solar market. We have been solving solar financing challenges for over 10 years. We created a massively scalable financing platform for sourcing, vetting, and acquiring projects that meet our Investment Criteria. In the process, our team has developed and managed over 300 commercial and small utility scale systems, totaling 180MW of capacity, requiring over $400MM to build.


 

 

 

Brandon Conard

Partner

Brandon leads business development at SolRiver. Prior to SolRiver, Brandon was the Chief Strategy Officer at HelioPower, a large California-based EPC. Prior to that he was the CEO of Greenzu, a commercial PPA platform. In the past eight years, Brandon has raised $300MM of solar project finance, including $84MM in sale leasebacks and $149MM of debt. He has overseen the diligence of over $1 Billion in solar financing of 300+ projects totaling 400MW of generating capacity.
Nick Gazzolo

Nick Gazzolo

Partner

Nick builds partnerships with solar developers working with SolRiver’s portfolio. Prior to SolRiver, Nick was VP of Business Development for Intelligent Generation, an energy storage management platform. He focused on assisting solar developers integrate storage applications into utility scale projects. Prior to that, Nick worked in finance, specializing in hedging and risk management at Charles Schwab and Options Xpress.