FIRST INFRASTRUCTURE CURRENT PROJECTS
- Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA)
Project design and implementation of $125 million state-funded lending and guarantee program for energy development projects. Legislative and regulatory drafting, program structure, design of legal structure for pooled program as well as rating agency evaluation and development of program staffing undertaken.
- Develop Michigan
Partner in the formation of a publicly-supported, private, not-for-profit development organization operating statewide. Develop Michigan is currently in the fund raising stage for its subsidiary, DMI Real Estate Fund, a $100 million private equity fund investing in commercial real estate across Michigan. First Infrastructure serves as part of the investment management group with its partners Economic Innovation International and SDS Group as well as the Great Lakes Capital Fund, a major housing and community developer active throughout the Midwest and based in Lansing, Michigan.
- New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)
Design and implementation of residential energy retrofit financing program for State of New York. Review and evaluation of PACE, on-bill and unsecured financing structures.
- Brazil Venture Capital Fund
Development of funding plan for venture capital private equity fund to invest in early stage Brazilian industry, an effort jointly undertaken with Global Urban Development (GUD), an international consortium pursuing sustainable economic development initiatives.