CEO & Founder Gore Street Capital
Email: [email protected]
Research Interests: Transition Studies; Energy Policy, Renewable Energy Finance; Climate Change
Background: Alex O’Cinneide is CEO and Chair of the Investment Committee of Gore Street Capital, a business he founded in 2015 which is now one of the largest owners and investors in energy storage globally. He previously was Managing Director and Head of Europe for Paladin Capital, a Senior Advisor to Kleinwort Benson Bank, served on the Investment Committee of IndoChina Capital; and from 2006 to 2013 was Head of Investments for Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s USD15 Billion SWF. Alongside those commercial activities he is a trustee of the London Irish Centre, a UNICEF Advisor, he previously was a visiting research to the Energy Policy Group in Cambridge University and a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. Alex O’Cinneide holds a MA from Trinity College Dublin, a MSc from the London School of Economics, a MSc from the London Business School and a Phd from Trinity College Dublin. He is a published author on many topics and is a regular speaker on venture capital and private equity, and recognized as one of the global leaders in the field of renewable investing.