Managing Partner, BLUEFEILD
Giovanni Terranova is a founder of Bluefield Partners LLP and is one of the three managing partners. He is an energy finance specialist having worked in banking, advisory and private equity since 2000, with a particular focus on energy and renewable energy since 2005. Giovanni has participated in the financing of over EUR8 billion of energy transactions globally. He has been involved in over £365 million of solar transactions in the UK & Europe whilst at, and, prior to joining Bluefield. Giovanni’s previous responsibilities include investment director for Foresight Group, taking a leading role in the project financing of the solar energy portfolio for the Foresight European Solar Fund. It was at Foresight that Giovanni first worked with the other founding partners of Bluefield, James Armstrong and Mike Rand. Giovanni previously worked in the Energy Group at Fortis Bank where he focused on renewable energies and was instrumental in establishing the Bank’s competence centre in solar energy. Giovanni has served as President of the Board of Directors on two Italian solar energy companies. He has an MBA from Luiss School of Management, Rome, and an MSc in Power Engineering. Giovanni has presented at a number of international renewable energy conferences and published research on the solar energy sector in 1998.