Claudio Vescovo

Claudio Vescovo

Associate Fellow


Saïd Business School
University of Oxford
Park End Street
Oxford
OX1 1HP

Profile

Claudio has extensive experience in the renewable energy sector as both an equity investor (start-ups and acquisitions) and a project financier.

Currently, he is the Investment Director at Glennmont Partners, one of Europe’s largest fund managers, which focuses exclusively on investment in clean energy infrastructure.

In this role, Claudio covers private equity investments across four technologies (wind, solar photovoltaic, biomass and small scale hydro) throughout Europe. In the past few years, he has managed circa €500 million in investments in Italy, France, the UK, Ireland and Portugal.

Prior to joining the fund, he worked in the project finance division of BNP Paribas, covering renewable energy and conventional power projects in Western and Eastern Europe. Prior to that, Claudio worked in several departments of the group (strategy and business development, risk, and principal investments) in the UK, Belgium, Italy, and the Netherlands.

Claudio began his career at KPMG Advisory in Milan, where he advised financial institutions on strategic decisions and risk management interventions.

Alongside this work, Claudio sits on the Scientific Committee of the Master in Management of Energy and Renewables Sources of Il Sole 24 Ore Business School.

Claudio holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Venice.

Teaching

Claudio is a lecturer at several business schools in the UK, including Saïd Business School.

He also delivers courses on energy markets and investments for the Italian Financial Market Association AssiomForex.