Gerard REID | Alexa Capital

Co-Founder and Partner


I am convinced that the worlds of energy and mobility are going through a once in a lifetime revolution


Gerard Reid is an Irish Investment Banker and a leading authority on the changes going on across the worlds of energy and mobility. He is a founding partner of Alexa Capital, which delivers corporate advisory, financing, and asset management solutions across the energy, energy infrastructure, mobility, and energy technology sectors. He is focused on assisting people and organizations in the energy and mobility areas who are struggling to understand and come to terms with the unpredictable and rapid change going on around them.

He has spent over fifteen years working in investment banking (equity research, fund management and corporate finance) with a focus on both the energy transition and the digital energy revolution the sector is going through and has taught in various universities across the world. Prior to founding Alexa Capital, he was Managing Director and Head of European Cleantech Research at Jefferies & Co.

He is also an avid blogger and author with a following of more than 150k across several platforms and he is the co-host to “REDEFINING ENERGY” podcast.

A member of the World Economic Forum Global Council for Energy, he regularly attends Davos and other leading industry events.

Gerard received a Bachelor of Business Studies and Master of Arts as well as a Higher Diploma in Education from Trinity College Dublin.


Presenting at the following session(s):

Tuesday, 4 May 2021 – 13:30-14:45 –  Pitch your Idea – Take the Shot – Change the World


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