Managing Director, Energy Investments
John Eber manages the firm’s activities for tax motivated equity investments in energy assets. He directs a team of 20 professionals who originate, structure and execute investments, and advise other equity co-investors. Additionally, he oversees Energy Investments’ product development activities, management of its investment portfolio and is a member of its Investment Committee.
Since 2003 John has been responsible for approximately $17 billion of renewable energy tax equity including financings for more than 17,000 MWs of wind power; approximately 1,600 MW of solar power projects for utility scale, distributed generation and residential portfolios; and 17 geothermal projects totaling more than 300 MW. John has been with J.P.Morgan and its predecessor companies Bank One and First Chicago since 1988.
John has been a member of the Board of Directors of the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) since 2007 and is a frequent panelist and speaker for a variety of organizations including AWEA, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE).
John received a B.S. degree in economics from Bradley University, Peoria, Illinois and a MBA with a specialization in finance from DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois.