As Managing Director for 547 Energy, Steve Irvin is responsible for evaluating, structuring, and executing on investments for the company. Steve works closely with 547 Energy’s portfolio companies on strategy, business planning, and transaction origination and execution.
Steve brings nearly 25 years of experience in the energy sector. Prior to joining 547 Energy, he worked at EDP Renewables North America (“EDPR NA”) where he served as a key member of the executive team for over a decade and was responsible for a team of more than 50 individuals. While at EDPR NA, Steve managed development, origination, government affairs, environmental risk assessment and compliance for wind, solar, and energy storage projects located across the United States and Mexico. He managed a pipeline of approximately 8,000 megawatts (MW), led development and project execution teams on more than 3,000 MW of projects placed into operation, and directed origination teams that negotiated and signed over 5,600 MW of power purchase agreements.
Steve holds an MBA in International Business from the Thunderbird School of Global Management and a B.A. in Math from Vanderbilt University.