Rahul AdvaniFounder & CEO at SER Capital Partners
Rahul is the founder and CEO of SER Capital Partners, a firm dedicated to private equity investing in sustainable, environmentally-focused, and renewable energy sectors.
Prior to founding SER Capital, Rahul was a partner at Energy Capital Partners, a private equity firm with over $20 billion of capital commitments, where he focused primarily on renewable and environmental infrastructure investments as well as capital raising. Prior to Energy Capital, Rahul was an early team member to join Orion Power, a Goldman Sachs-backed power company which was formed during industry deregulation and sold within five years after meaningful growth. Additionally, he was an investment banking analyst at Morgan Stanley after working at PriceWaterhouseCoopers as a turnaround consultant.
Rahul is also a founder, former chairman and active board member of StreetWise Partners, a 21-yr old non-profit mentoring program for adults living below the poverty line headquartered in New York. The organization serves 300 low-income adults and meaningfully engages over 1,000 volunteers each year.
Rahul graduated from Colgate University where he majored in mathematical economics. Rahul earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.