Brendan Herron is a strategic advisor at HASI (NYSE: HASI), a leading investor in climate solutions, focused on the company’s strategy and growth initiatives. He developed the concept for, and led, HASI’s IPO and has served in several senior executive roles including as HASI’s first chief financial officer from 2013 to 2019.
Mr. Herron has over 30 years of experience in structuring, executing, and operating infrastructure and technology investments. He previously was responsible for corporate development and strategy for an award-winning clean technology company and successfully grew and sold merchant bank investments in international telecommunications infrastructure and corporate human capital software. He has served on the U.S. Commerce Secretary’s Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee and on the board of various private and nonprofit companies.
Mr. Herron received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and computer science from Loyola University Maryland in 1982 and a Master of Business Administration degree from Loyola University Maryland in 1987 and has passed the CPA and CMA examinations.