FacultyFaculty/Author Profile

Robert G. Rusk

Orion Energy Partners

New York, NY, USA


Rob Rusk is Co-Founder and Partner of Orion Energy Partners, primarily responsible for originating, structuring and executing investment transactions as well as managing the Senior Advisory Board and the co-investment syndication process. Rob is Chair of the Valuation Committee and a member of the Management Committee and the Investment Committee.

Orion Energy Partners is a private equity firm with over $1 Billion in investable capital providing creative debt solutions to middle market energy infrastructure businesses across North America and select international markets in the downstream, midstream, electric power, renewable energy and storage, asset-heavy energy services and other energy infrastructure segments.

Prior to co-founding Orion Energy, Mr. Rusk was a Founding Partner and Managing Director of Cypress Associates, a middle-market investment banking advisory firm based in New York.  He has over 30 years' experience in leveraged finance, M&A, leveraged buyouts, capital markets, private equity, distressed investing and restructuring, and has led teams executing energy transactions with a value in excess of $30 billion.  Previously Mr. Rusk was a Managing Director in the Power and Utilities Investment Banking Department of CIBC World Markets, and an Investment Banker at Bear Stearns & Co. and Bankers Trust Company, where he completed its Management and Credit Training Program.

Mr. Rusk has been qualified as an expert in leveraged finance in federal bankruptcy court.  He is an observer to the Tiger Rentals Group and American Natural Supply Boards of Directors, and a member of the Board of Directors of Goodway Technologies Corporation as well as several other industry and charitable boards and associations.

Mr. Rusk earned a B.A. from Hamilton College and a M.B.A. from the Wharton School Business of the University of Pennsylvania

Robert G. Rusk is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Energy Project Finance Considerations - Energy Project Finance Considerations, Wednesday, September 05, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Energy Project Finance Considerations - Energy Project Finance Considerations, Wednesday, September 05, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts Energy Project Finance Considerations - Energy Project Finance Considerations, Wednesday, September 05, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Energy Project Finance Considerations - Energy Project Finance Considerations, Wednesday, September 05, 2018
Share
Email

  • FOLLOW PLI:
  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2018 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.

© 2018 PLI PRACTISING LAW INSTITUTE. All rights reserved. The PLI logo is a service mark of PLI.