Raimund Grube joined Equilibrium in 2014 as an independent member of the Management and Investment committees for the Wastewater Opportunity Fund. He was previously the President, COO and one of the founding members of Element Power, a renewable energy development company and independent power producer. Prior to starting Element Power, Raimund was a Managing Director at PPM Energy and Iberdrola (now Avengoa) where he led regional project development in the U.S. and Canada.
Raimund has over 28 years of experience in the renewable energy project development sector, with responsibility for the development and acquisition of over $3 billion of renewable energy projects with over 1.5 GW of capacity. He also has expertise in developing, financing, and divesting of renewable energy projects in U.S. and Canada. Raimund is also a member of the Fund’s Management and Investment Committees.
In his capacity at PPM and Iberdrola, Raimund was responsible for acquisitions, development and power marketing for wind projects in the Mid-continent and West regions of the U.S. Raimund also brings experience from Enron, where he worked as a financial analyst for pipeline and gas-fired generation projects and later as a developer of gas-fired projects in the Southeastern U.S.
Raimund received an M.A. in Law & Diplomacy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University and a B.A. in Asian Studies and Economics from Colgate University.