Our Leadership

Jeffrey A. Lipson

Jeffrey A. Lipson

President and Chief Executive Officer

Jeff Lipson is president and chief executive officer of HASI (NYSE: HASI), a leading investor in climate solutions. As CEO, he focuses on the development and execution of all aspects of our strategy of making climate positive investments with superior risk-adjusted returns.

Before becoming CEO of HASI in March 2023, Mr. Lipson served as executive vice president and our chief operating officer from 2021 to February 2023, and as our chief financial officer from 2019 to February 2023. Previously, Mr. Lipson was president and chief executive officer and director of Congressional Bancshares and its subsidiary Congressional Bank (now Forbright Bank). Mr. Lipson has also been a senior vice president and the treasurer of CapitalSource Inc. and its subsidiary CapitalSource Bank and a senior vice president, Corporate Treasury, at Bank of America and its predecessor FleetBoston Financial.

Mr. Lipson received a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Pennsylvania State University in 1989 and a Master of Business Administration in Finance from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business in 1993.