ForeFront Power has more than a decade of renewable industry experience, serving business, public sector, and wholesale power customers around the world. Our team has developed over 800 MW of capacity across more than 1,000 projects, targeted on assisting public sector agencies and C&I firms to deliver the most impactful behind-the-meter, virtual, and wholesale solutions.
ForeFront Power is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui & Co., Ltd., a global energy infrastructure and investment leader. Mitsui brings a strong balance sheet and global presence to its partnership with ForeFront Power. The company offers substantial financial liquidity due to its strong profitability and is proud to have a credit rating of A from Standard & Poor’s and A3 from Moody’s.
Our Leadership Team
Go is Co-CEO of ForeFront Power where he oversees the company’s sales and development efforts across the United States and Mexico. Prior to joining to ForeFront Power, he was a General Manager at Mitsui & Co. (USA) where he oversaw the firm’s infrastructure businesses in North America, and led the initiative to spin out SunEdison’s C&I business unit.
At Mitsui, he was also in charge of wide range of transactions, including acquisition of a 680 MW Canadian renewable energy portfolio with the arrangement of approximately $800 million in project financing, acquisition of Astoria Energy LLC’s 575 MW gas-fired power plant in New York City, and investment in Stem, an energy management service provider with intelligent software and storage system as the Series C lead investor. He holds a Master degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tokyo and an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Co-CEO and CFO
As Co-CEO and CFO of ForeFront Power, Paul oversees the company’s financial strategy and project finance activities. Paul has had the opportunity to successfully lead various types of teams to see financial gains and to improve operational efficiency by ensuring individual team members are in the “right seat on the bus”. Work is not just a job for Paul, but a passion. He gains energy from providing inspiration and motivation to teams through this passion.
Paul has a consistent record of delivering extraordinary results in growth, revenue, operational performance, and profitability. Over the years, he has become a trusted board member and executive team collaborator with experience at RES Americas, RES Group, RES Northern Europe, British Telecommunications, Telstra, and Gap Gemini. Born in the UK and raised in South Africa, Paul studied at the University of Kwazulu / Natal.
Chief Strategy Officer
Dan’s role at ForeFront Power provides oversight and leadership across all of our information technology, marketing, strategy, and innovation work. He transitioned to ForeFront Power from SunEdison in 2017 after a career in coalescing technology, marketing and sales functions into holistic processes.
At both Fortune 500 firms and IPO-bound start-ups, Dan has held leadership positions in sales management, marketing management, operations, strategy and knowledge management. His experience includes leadership positions at SunEdison, First Service Networks, and Cintas Corporation. Dan holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Arizona, a Master of Arts in Strategic Communication & Leadership from Seton Hall University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Government and Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia.
Chief Development Officer
Charlie is responsible for supervising, managing, and directing regional development directors, project managers, engineers and project coordinators to support sales, pre-construction activities, permitting, procurement and construction across the United States. He has over nine years of project development and construction experience related to Solar PV.
Prior to ForeFront Power, he served as West Coast Project Development Director at SunEdison, and Senior Project Manager at Enfinity America Corporation. Before starting his career in the renewable energy space, Charlie held various positions in construction management for commercial and heavy civil general contracting firms including Rudolph & Sletten, Walsh & Forster, and C.C. Myers. Charlie is LEED AP Certified and holds a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management with a Minor in Business Administration from CSU Sacramento.