Mr. Tzougrakis has more than 35 years experience in the Energy and Industrial Project Finance business with a comprehensive understanding of all aspects of the business from Development, Design, Proposal, Bid, Manufacturing, Scheduling, Procurement, Turn Key Construction and facility start up. Mr. Tzougrakis worked for GE and GE Capital Corporation from 1968 – 2002 where he later served as Managing Director responsible for one of the largest Energy and Industrial project portfolios in the structured finance sector. He was directly responsible for GE Financial Service’s Portfolio for the U.S. and overseas energy and industrial portfolio. In addition, he oversaw 30 to 50 new energy and industrial projects per annum in renewable energy, wood, wind, hydro, geothermal, solar and municipal waste, as well as industrial power and process facilities in the paper, steel, beverage and mining industries. He was a member of the Investment Committee responsible for the technical underwriting of all deals.