- Finance Catalyst
James Cruz is an infrastructure finance specialist with experience in renewable energy and e-mobility across Africa, the Caribbean, and Asia Pacific as a consultant for the major development banks operating in these regions. He brings expertise in financial modelling, building models for renewable energy and infrastructure projects in a variety of contexts from solar IPPs, solar home systems, clean cooking, to e-buses. He also has experience in financial model capacity-building and training: designing and delivering modelling training modules, tools and templates for development partners. He has been involved in the design and structuring of renewable energy and infrastructure funds in emerging markets. James holds an MSc in Infrastructure Investment and Finance (with distinction) from the University College London in the United Kingdom and a BS in Management (Honors) from Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines. He is based in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.