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Erica Ehst

Director, Renewable Energy and Environmental Finance

Ms. Erica Ehst is a Director on the Renewable Energy team at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s Development Finance Institution. Ms. Ehst is responsible for counseling U.S. firms pursuing investments in emerging market countries, evaluating their financing proposals, and developing and structuring project opportunities across multiple industries. Prior to joining OPIC, Ms. Ehst worked at Marriott International evaluating development finance opportunities and hotel opportunities. Prior to Marriott, Ms. Ehst was a Vice President at Allied Capital Corporation and was responsible for structuring and negotiating mezzanine finance and private equity transactions across an array of industries. Prior to Allied, Ms. Ehst worked at Duke Capital Partners providing mezzanine debt to energy companies and at Banc of America Securities on the Energy and Power mergers and acquisition team. Ms. Ehst graduated with honors with a M.B.A from Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business and a certificate in International Diplomacy from Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service. Ms. Ehst graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Emory University.

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