Raimund serves as a Principal and Advisor with Equilibrium Capital and is the Investment and Management Committee Chairman of the Equilibrium Water & Waste Fund (EQWW).
Mr. Grube has over 19 years of experience in the energy sector that includes asset acquisitions, finance, development and power marketing. Over this time, he has been responsible for invested capital of more than US$3 billion and 1.5GW of projects currently in operation.
Mr. Grube is also an Advisor to Paragon Energy Advisors where he is responsible for working with project sponsors and investors on solar and wind tax equity, M&A transactions and other equity financing.
Prior to joining Equilibrium, Mr. Grube was President and COO and one of the founding members of Element Power, a renewable energy company and independent power producer (IPP) backed by Private Equity. He led the partial exit of Element Power’s solar and wind businesses in the Americas that included sale of two portfolios totaling more than 1.5GW. For PPM Energy and Iberdrola Renewables, Mr. Grube led regional project development and acquisitions of renewable energy projects in the US and Canada. His experience also includes work at Enron International as a financial analyst for projects in Asia and Africa and developer of gas-fired generation projects in the US.
Mr. Grube earned a Bachelor’s degree in Asian Studies and Economics from Colgate University and a Master’s Degree from the Fletcher School at Tufts University.