Peter Gish, Managing Director, UPC North Africa Renewables

gishPeter co-founded First Wind in 2001 and served on its board of directors until 2015 when it was sold to Sun Edison. He currently serves on the board of UPC Renewables, which he co-founded in 2007. Peter is also director and former chairman of the board of Apparent, a California-based solar energy company.

A graduate of Dartmouth College (USA) and Oxford University (UK), Peter has been a lecturer in finance and public policy at the University of Massachusetts, Graduate School of Management, and has spoken before the United Nations.