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Optimize Management Team

Optimize Management Team

Len Jornlin

Chief Executive Officer

A proven strategy, operations, and restructuring-to-growth leader who has developed/ financed over 2GW of clean energy generation and microgrid projects while delivering new products, services, business models, markets, and jobs.
Optimize Management Team

Karin Berardo

Chief Capital Advisor

Innovating sustainable finance solutions for over 30 years as a banker, developer, and investor, while leading successful teams in renewable energy, housing, agriculture, water, waste, and nature-based solutions on six continents.
Optimize Management Team

Tad Machrowicz

Chief Innovation Officer

Blends executive-level strategic perspective with rapid technical uptake and customer-focused creativity, while fostering durable adaptation beyond profitable problem solving and product innovation to organizational transformation.
Optimize Management Team

Michael Wright

Chief Business Solutions Officer

A results-driven strategy, business solutions, and market development leader with 30 years of experience delivering world-class brands, industry inflection points, and differentiating offers in the global renewable energy and resiliency markets.

Len Jornlin

Chief Executive Officer

Strategy
95%
Scaling
98%
Partnering
88%
Business Solutions
94%
Team/Culture
90%
Board Relations
92%

Karin Berardo

Chief Capital Advisor

Capital Planning
96%
Impact Metrics
92%
Investment Controls
85%
Project Development
90%
Project Due Diligence
100%
Financial Structuring
98%
Fund Management
90%
Team/Culture
84%

Tad Machrowicz

Chief Innovation Officer

Product Development
99%
Product Innovation
98%
Process Innovation
98%
Organizational Development
100%
Business Development
92%
IP Development
89%

Michael Wright

Chief Business Solutions Officer

Brand Development
100%
Market Development
92%
Scaling Strategies
90%
Business Solutions
88%
Messaging Strategy
97%
Product Development
96%
Team/Culture
94%

Len Jornlin leads an Optimize Team that consists of some of the most experienced and pioneering professionals in the renewable energy industry. Collectively, we have constructed hundreds of projects representing almost 2.5 GW of installed capacity globally. As experts across multiple generation-technologies — including Solar, CHP, Biogas, Biomass, and Energy Storage — we have successfully deployed billions of dollars in assets. Our approach is the culmination of almost 30 years in sustained adaptation and development in customer-centric business models; solution innovation; renewables public policy; local government,  non-profit, and university partners; and impactful financial engineering.

Len is a 16-year resident of Appalachian western Maryland and has built four pioneering companies with exceptional teammates, creating over 600 jobs and positive economic development impacts in the region.

For more information, or to connect directly with Optimize Renewables, call Michael Wright at 301.778.9300 or email us at info@OptimizeRenewables.com

Len Jornlin
CEO

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