Gary has worked on a range of corporate finance assignments in the domestic and international cleantech sector. As part of the founding team at Renewable Advisors, LLC, a leading strategy and financial advisory firm with an exclusive focus on sustainability, Gary leads all aspects of delivery of their specialized consulting services. 

Gary was previously a Managing Director with Sustainable Development Capital, LLP, with a focus on financial advisory and capital markets, working with leading global sponsors, developers, corporations, governments and institutions to structure and finance sustainable assets and services. 

Previously, Gary was a Vice President and member of Morgan Stanley’s Clean Energy Team where he advised private companies on raising capital, timing to initial public offering (IPO) and associated valuation considerations. 

Gary has advised land owners, developers, investors and lenders on complex infrastructure project development; including financings, sales and acquisitions in solar, wind, geothermal, hydro, biomass, biofuels, water, and waste treatment. 

Gary has expertise in arranging private placements of limited partnership interests and syndicating co-investments with experienced and successful fund managers from global investors including pensions, endowments, foundations, sovereign wealth funds, family offices, insurance companies, and other institutional investors worldwide. 

As a Management Consultant, Gary advises companies and governments on how climate change creates challenges but also creates opportunities to collaborate with stakeholders to develop innovative, value-added ideas necessary to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (“SDGs”). 

Gary earned a B.S. from the University of Southern California and an received his MBA from UCLA Anderson School of Management. 


Gary LaDrido
Fellow of the Institute

Tel. 646.430.8230
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