Mr. Reeder is a Partner of Energy Capital Partners and a member of the Management Committee, Investment Committee, and the Valuation Committee. He is involved in all areas of the firm’s investment activities, with a particular emphasis on fossil power generation and environmental infrastructure. Mr. Reeder led the recent acquisition of Calpine Corporation and currently serves on the boards of Calpine Corporation, Gopher Resource, EnergySolutions, Inc., Convergent, Heartland Generation, and Terra-Gen, LLC. Prior to realization, he served on the boards of Wheelabrator Technologies Inc., ADA Carbon Solutions, LLC, Dynegy Inc., EquiPower Resources Corp., Broad River Power Holdings, LLC, CE2 Carbon Capital, LLC, and Empire Gen Holdings, Inc.
Prior to joining Energy Capital Partners in 2006, Mr. Reeder was a Vice President of Power and Fuel Markets of Texas Genco, LLC. Mr. Reeder was an advisor on the acquisition of Texas Genco, LLC by a consortium of private equity firms and became a member of the management team until the sale of the company to NRG Energy in 2006. While at Texas Genco, LLC, Mr. Reeder was the head of the asset optimization desk and was responsible for managing the power and fuel positions for their large generation portfolio. From 1998 to 2002, Mr. Reeder was a Director for Energy Markets and a Finance Manager at Orion Power Holdings, Inc., where he was responsible for power marketing, transaction analysis and execution. From 1996 to 1998, Mr. Reeder worked at Goldman Sachs.
Mr. Reeder received a B.A. in Economics from Colgate University.