Peter George

Leads Advisory Services at GVEP International

Peter George leads Advisory Services at GVEP International, a donor-funded organization supporting the energy access sector in sub-Saharan Africa. Advisory Services provides strategic, technical, and financial advisory to early-stage companies and project developers spanning a range of energy access business models including mini-grid electrification, solar lighting, and clean cooking.

In a previous role with GVEP, Peter led the development of Prometheus, a €50m East African renewable energy fund. Prior to joining GVEP, Peter was an investment professional at ArcLight Capital Partners, a $10B energy private equity firm based in Boston. He was involved in transactions throughout the energy sector including upstream and midstream oil and gas, conventional power generation, and utility-scale renewable energy projects. He began his career as an investment banker in the Houston-based Global Energy Group at Merrill Lynch.

Peter is based in both London and Nairobi.