PAUL McCUAIG, Vice President
Paul McCuaig, as a key member of CFI's Energy Team, brings over 25 years of experience in business development and finance, with an extensive grounding in the North American energy sector.
has expertise in power markets and renewable energy, with knowledge of key energy market developments in Ontario and other North American jurisdictions.
Prior to joining CFI, Paul was Regional Manager for the Toronto office of Powerex, BC Hydro's marketing and trading subsidiary.
The Toronto office was established to allow Powerex
to better pursue niche opportunities in the east, including financial, term and structured energy products.
In his capacity as Regional Manager, Paul introduced unique products such as PPAs for unit contingent nuclear energy, and transactions supported by credit default insurance.
Paul's banking experience included the position Vice President, Energy Group, BNP in which he played the role of primary contact to serve the varied needs of large, medium and small sized energy producers throughout Canada.
Paul has been on the Conference Planning Committee for the Association of Power Producers of Ontario, and been an active member of various committees, groups, and panels for such organizations as the IESO, PJM and NEPOOL.
has been a presenter at such venues as the Conference Board of Canada, APPrO
, and the Enerdata Power Fair.
disparate energy sector background gives him a unique perspective in advising CFI's
customers how to optimize the value of their assets and add value to the financial structuring of their energy projects.
has a BSc. from McGill University
and an MBA from University of Alberta.