The Octopus Renewable team is co-led by Matt Setchell and Alex Brierley. They are supported by an experienced senior management team who lead the Transactions, Energy Markets, Asset Management, Fund Management and Business Operations teams.
Having originated, invested and managed assets in the renewable energy sector since 2010 our energy investment and asset management team of c.70 professionals is one of the largest and most experienced in Europe. The team is structured for scale and long-term ownership of energy assets.
Prior to Octopus, Matt was an investment manager at Shore Capital and a manager at PwC. He has an MBA from Cambridge University and an Economics degree from Bristol University.
Prior to joining Octopus, Alex was Director in the Energy and Environmental Infrastructure team at EY LLP where he provided a wide range of corporate and project finance services to leading players in the Renewable Energy industry. Alex is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, qualifying in 2003.