San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 16, 2014
Equal Earth, Inc. a San Diego based clean energy solutions provider today announced that it has appointed Kursat Misirlioglu as Chief Financial Officer. Misirlioglu brings 20 years of finance experience in a variety of financial management positions.
Misirlioglu most recently served as President and CEO of KGM Investments, a financial intelligence and advisory firm focused on private investments and mergers and acquisitions worldwide within the renewable energy industry. At KGM Misirlioglu led the efforts for a $100 million tax equity and debt financing raise for a real estate development holding company and also helped a leading energy developer and operator recapitalize its energy portfolio holding for more than $34 Million through private institutional equity financing. Misirlioglu has extensive renewable energy finance experience through his years as Director of Finance at Marubeni Sustainable Energy, Inc. He coordinated and led the financial and strategic analysis of all renewable energy development and mergers and acquisitions projects by actively driving key commercial negotiations. In addition, he prepared all economic models that analyzed the key indicators and scenarios for the decision making process by the international investment committee and board of directors leading to financing of projects worth more than $150 million.
“Kursat’s depth of financial management expertise and renewable energy experience will be invaluable as we pursue the next phase of growth for Equal Earth,” stated Equal Earth Chairman, President and CEO Andrew Duggan. “We are extremely pleased to add another team member with a proven track record of success to the Equal Earth team,” added Duggan. Misirlioglu added “I look forward to joining this exceptionally talented team and contributing to the company’s next phase of success.”
Equal Earth provides homeowners and business owners with easier and more cost effective energy solutions. Customers are able to have a clean energy system installed with no out-of-pocket costs to them. Instead of purchasing the system upfront, customers simply make monthly payments that are significantly less than what they are paying right now.
About Equal Earth
Equal Earth is the premier clean energy solutions provider servicing commercial and residential customers in California, Colorado, Hawaii, Guam and Fiji. Our mission is to provide homeowners and business owners with an easy, straightforward alternative to the expensive utility rates they currently pay. Our customers enjoy a fast, simple and streamlined approach to both grid-tied and off-grid solar systems, LED lighting conversions, energy management, wind and saving money without the burden of any upfront costs. For more information, visit http://www.EqualEarthCorp.com