Mike is a founding partner of Flagship Energy Partners and a Managing Partner of Essex Flagship Investors Group. Mike has been active as a principal investor in energy markets for the past 9 years with a focus on electric power generation, renewable energy, alternative fuels, and natural gas distribution networks.

Prior to founding Flagship, Mike served as a senior banker for 20 years in the Global Energy Group at FleetBoston Financial Group and its predecessors. While there he raised capital for and provided capital to independent power projects, merchant power generators, and regulated electric and gas utilities. During this period, Mike assisted domestic utility clients in their cross-border M&A activity related to the privatization of utility assets in Latin America and pioneered the development of project finance structures for non-rated based generation assets.

Mike is a graduate of Williams College and serves on the Board of the Trinity Boston Foundation, an organization focused on providing support to at-risk inner city children in Boston.

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First name: 
Mike
Last name: 
Parker