Susan Nickey is a managing director at Hannon Armstrong (NYSE:HASI), a leading investor in climate change solutions.
Previously, she founded and served as chief executive officer of Threshold Power. Prior to Threshold, Ms. Nickey was the chief financial officer of ACCIONA Energy North America from 2007-2010 and was a managing director of investment banking in the project finance group of Mesirow Financial before that.
She currently serves as treasurer on the board of directors for the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), and also serves on the board of directors of the American Council of Renewable Energy (ACORE) and its executive committee. Ms. Nickey is a frequent speaker at renewable energy events, particularly on topics related to capital markets and financing trends for clean energy, including wind, solar and storage. Ms. Nickey holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Notre Dame and a Master of Science in foreign service from Georgetown University.