Vice President of Portfolio Development
Jeff Cole is Blue Source’s Vice President of Portfolio Development, based in San Francisco. He is responsible for expanding Blue Source’s portfolio of carbon credits and project investments by sourcing and implementing new projects and identifying emerging market opportunities. In addition to carbon finance and policy, Jeff has broad experience delivering climate, energy and sustainability management solutions to leading corporations as a consultant with California Environmental Associates, Program Director of the Chemical Strategies Partnership, and co-founder of an energy and environmental performance management software provider. He previously worked as an investment banker with Goldman Sachs in New York and Hong Kong, and a consultant to renewable energy marketers including PG&E Energy Services and Grameen Shakti. Jeff holds an MBA and MA in Energy and Resources from UC Berkeley, and a BA in Economics and Asian Studies from Dartmouth College.