Chief Financial Officer
Ray Henger leads OwnEnergy’s financing efforts, negotiates and documents its strategic joint ventures and business development agreements and is responsible for overseeing the Company’s auditing and general financial control systems. Ray also manages OwnEnergy’s capital structure and financing efforts to fund its development and construction capital expenditures. Ray is actively developing a number of OwnEnergy’s community wind projects.
Prior to joining OwnEnergy as Finance Director, Ray was a Managing Director in Credit Suisse’s Power and Renewables Group. Ray’s 14-year career in investment banking included positions with Wasserstein Perella, Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette (DLJ) and Credit Suisse, respectively. Although Ray’s recent focus in the energy industry was concentrated on renewable power producers, over the course of his career he has advised his clients in a number of energy focused industries, including the independent power producers, regulated utilities and oil and gas exploration and producers. During his career, Ray assisted his clients in raising more than $20 billion in debt and equity and regularly advised his clients on the purchase and sale of generation assets.
Ray lives in Brooklyn with his wife, Allison. He holds a BA in Finance from Southern Methodist University and is a member of the Board of Directors of the St. Nicks Alliance.