MARCO KRAPELS

Marco Krapels is the Executive Vice President of Strategy & Global Markets at SolarCity. Before joining the company in 2015, he served as a partner at Pegasus Capital Advisor. Prior to that, he was as an Executive Vice President with Rabobank, managing various divisions over his 18-year career with the multinational banking and financial services company. From 2007-2013, he led Rabobank N.A.’s capital markets, specialty finance areas, and renewable energy finance division in California. The latter included a number of transactions with SolarCity to finance residential and commercial solar projects. From 2004-2007, Krapels managed Rabobank’s European Debt Capital Markets and derivative sales groups. He has closed over $10 billion of debt transactions in his career.

Krapels holds a Bachelor of Science degree in economics from Jacksonville State University and has completed the Executive Education Program at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Marco is a co-founder of renewable energy foundations www.thesolutionsproject.org and empoweredbylight.org