Sustainability & Innovation

Guggenheim Securities


Guggenheim Securities convenes and advises thought leaders and stakeholders at the forefront of innovation in sustainability. Through transactions, events, and reports, Guggenheim Securities helps clients shape the key sectors that are defining sustainability, including power, energy, renewables, technology, mobility, and industrials.

Executives in renewable energy, policy makers in energy, and subject matter experts in cutting edge technology come to Guggenheim to engage with the investment community and share their vision on the future of sustainability.

Recent highlights of our efforts in sustainability include: 


 

Video Highlights

 

 

Sustainability & Innovation Series: A Conversation With Jigar Shah

The series brings together top industry and stakeholder leaders to discuss key trends and emerging themes surrounding the topics of sustainability and innovation. The first event featured a discussion with Jigar Shah, Director of the U.S. Department of Energy Loan Programs Office. Shah was joined by Alan Schwartz, Executive Chairman of Guggenheim Partners, and Jonathan Silver, Senior Advisor to Guggenheim Securities, who served as the first Executive Director of the Loan Program.

 

Sustainability & Innovation Series: From Autos to Mobility – A Technological Revolution

The second edition of the series featured a conversation with Senior Managing Director John Casesa who leads the firm’s mobility investment banking team. The fireside chat was moderated by Managing Director Daniel Keh and focused on the nature of the technological revolution in mobility, the roles of capital, and opportunities in the sector.

 

Energy Storage Symposium

The inaugural session was moderated by Alan Schwartz, Executive Chairman of Guggenheim Partners, and Colin DeVore, Managing Director in the Power, Energy & Renewables group at Guggenheim Securities. Panelists included:

  • Dean Keller – Senior Managing Director in the Power, Energy & Renewables group at Guggenheim Securities

  • Rob Piconi – CEO & Co-Founder, Energy Vault

  • Dr Javier Cavada – CEO & President, Highview Power

  • Dr Chris Burns – CEO, Novonix

  • Erik Scott – Director of Advanced Development, Technical Fellow, Bakken Fellow, MedTronic

  • Presentation deck (PDF)

 

Notable Transactions in Sustainability

 

Guggenheim Securities Acted as Exclusive Financial Advisor and Placement Agent to

 

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in connection with the creation of Special Purpose Acquisition Vehicle:

Blue Source Sustainable Forests Company, LLC

and ensuing issuance of $500 million of Preferred Equity to

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October 2021

Guggenheim Securities Acted as Financial Advisor to

 

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in connection with its $20 billion combination with

 

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and as Joint Placement Agent on the $250 million PIPE

 

 

September 2021 — Pending

 

Guggenheim Securities Acted as Sole Active Bookrunning Manager

 

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Follow-on Common Stock and Pre-Funded Warrants Offering

 

$201.2 Million

August 2021

 

Guggenheim Securities Acted as Exclusive Financial Advisor and Placement Agent to

 

 

in connection with the sale of
Perpetual Preferred Stock

 

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$500 Million

August 2021

 

Guggenheim Securities Acted as Joint Active Bookrunner

 

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Follow-on Common Stock Offering

 

$431 Million

July 2021

 

Guggenheim Securities Acted as Exclusive Financial Advisor and Placement Agent to

 

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in connection with the sale of a 40% stake in the Company to
 

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Undisclosed

May 2021