Fengate Real Asset Investments has appointed Greg Calhoun as director of U.S. infrastructure. Based in Houston, Texas, Calhoun will be responsible for infrastructure investing, investor and partner relationships, and growing the firm’s portfolio of assets in the United States. He joins Fengate from BayernLB, where he mostly recently served as a senior director responsible for energy and infrastructure project finance. Based in Toronto, Fengate is an infrastructure, private equity and real estate investment firm.
Fengate appoints Greg Calhoun as Director, Infrastructure US
TORONTO and HOUSTON, Oct. 3, 2017 /CNW/ – Fengate Real Asset Investments (“Fengate”) today announced the appointment of Greg Calhoun as Director, Infrastructure US. Based in Houston, Greg is responsible for infrastructure investment activities, investor and partner relationships, and the continued strategic growth of Fengate’s portfolio in the US market, working closely with infrastructure team members across the Firm’s offices.
With more than ten years of banking industry experience specializing in the energy and infrastructure sectors, Greg brings significant experience, a proven track record in sourcing, executing and managing investments, and an extensive network. Prior to joining Fengate, Greg was with BayernLB as Senior Director, where, since 2014, he originated, structured and closed $1B of project finance transactions in wind, solar, energy storage, natural gas-fired and midstream, with the majority of these non-recourse loans with new clients and with the bank as the sole lead arranger.
“We are very pleased to welcome Greg to Fengate and to continue expanding our US platform with him onboard,” said George Theodoropoulos, Managing Partner, Infrastructure. “Greg’s ability to build relationships, exceptional deal experience and perspective are a perfect fit with our accomplished team of infrastructure professionals. Both our investors and infrastructure partners will benefit significantly from his proven leadership in sourcing top quality opportunities, getting deals done, and driving long-term value.”
As a leading real asset investment firm, Fengate was one of the first investors to enter the North American infrastructure market. With a strategic and diverse $14B+ portfolio of infrastructure assets and over 50 professionals dedicated to infrastructure, the Firm is well-positioned to continue to grow and expand its investment base and operations in the US market.
“Fengate’s reputation as a trustworthy and innovative investment firm and financial partner, and the Firm’s deep market relationships with global leaders in infrastructure, makes this an exciting place to be,” said Greg Calhoun. “I look forward to working closely with the Fengate team, our investors and our project partners on the strong pipeline of opportunities in the US market.”
Fengate Real Asset Investments is a leading real asset investment firm specializing in investment funds with a strategic focus on infrastructure, real estate and private equity. With offices in Toronto, Oakville, Vancouver, New York, Houston, Los Angeles, and Sydney, Fengate has a global reach built on a well-established track record of successful investments and partnerships. Our investment strategies are realized through a series of private funds, to which institutional and high net worth investors have committed over C$2.5B to date. Through our experience, expertise and industry relationships, our clients gain access to high-barrier-to-entry investment solutions which deliver superior risk-adjusted returns. The firm has been recognized as one of “Canada’s Best Managed Companies” since 2007. Learn more at fengate.com
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