Full Name
Melinda Baglio
Job Title
CIO & General Counsel
Company
CleanCapital
Speaker Bio
Melinda occupies dual roles at CleanCapital, serving as the company’s General Counsel as well as Chief Investment Officer. In her role as General Counsel, she oversees all aspects of the company's legal affairs, from business development through project acquisition, financing, and asset management. As CIO, she oversees the investments and capital markets team and plays an integral role in structuring, negotiating, and implementing the company’s investment strategies, as well as the structuring and execution of capital markets transactions.
She began her career in the non-profit sector, advocating for clean energy legislation with the New York Public Interest Research Group (NYPIRG). In 2008, she switched gears to practice law; first as an attorney at Chadbourne & Parke and later at global law firm White & Case. Her extensive legal experience has centered on representing investors and developers in energy financing transactions, including several award-winning and innovative deals. Melinda is a graduate of Colgate University and Fordham Law School.
Melinda Baglio