Nazar MassouhCEO and Co-Founding Managing Partner at Orion Energy Partners
Nazar Massouh is CEO and Co-Founding Managing Partner for Orion Energy Partners, where he leads all firm activities and serves as Chair of both Investment and Management Committees. Prior to co-founding Orion, Mr. Massouh played a key role in establishing Energy Capital Partners Mezzanine Opportunities Fund, an $805 million private equity fund, which he oversaw as Portfolio Manager. Earlier, Nazar spent 7 years at Goldman Sachs developing fixed income and commodity financing solutions for a range of energy companies, most recently as Managing Director in their Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Group. Nazar started his career at NRG Energy in power plant development and project finance, participating in over $6 billion in development projects and rising to the position of Assistant Treasurer and Head of Project Finance. Mr. Massouh has B.S. in international business and mathematics from Aquinas College and a Master of International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.