Raimund Grube

Principal and Strategy Lead : Water, Waster & Energy
Raimund Grube

Raimund is a Senior Principal at Equilibrium Capital and leads the firm’s investments in Water, Waste and Energy infrastructure.  In this role, he is also the Chairman of the Management and Investment Committees for Equilibrium’s Water, Waste, & Energy Funds.

Mr. Grube has over 20 years of experience in the energy sector and infrastructure investment 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.

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.

Personal:  Raimund enjoys being outdoors — flyfishing, hiking, travel and spending time with his family. He is the current Chair of the Oregon Zoo Foundation and a supporter of initiatives related to sustainability, animal welfare, conservation and education in the Pacific Northwest and around the world.

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.