Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner
Neil Auerbach is co-founder and CEO of Hudson Sustainable Investments, LLC (HSI), formerly Hudson Clean Energy Partners. HSI was established in 2007 as a fund manager and has grown since then to encompass both fund management services and direct investments in the sustainability sector.
Prior to HSI, Mr. Auerbach was a Partner at Goldman Sachs, where he co-founded the alternative energy investment business and led several of Goldman’s most successful investments in renewable energy. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Mr. Auerbach was a Managing Director at Barclays Capital and a principal at Morgan Stanley. He spent the first ten years of his career as a tax attorney working for several prominent U.S. law firms and as an attorney in the Office of Chief Counsel at the IRS.
Mr. Auerbach serves as Chairman of Sunlight Financial LLC, one of the leading residential solar financiers in the U.S., which he co-founded in 2014. He also serves as Chairman of Silicor Materials, LLC, and Sustainable Bio Solutions, LLC, a biogas plant developer currently developing the largest biogas plant in Denmark. Mr. Auerbach also serves on the boards of Powermat and Element Power.
Mr. Auerbach has held several leadership positions in the renewable energy sector, including on the Leadership Council of the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE), the Executive Committee of ACORE’s Partnership for Renewable Energy Finance, and the Solar Energy Industry Association.
Mr. Auerbach is a graduate of Boston University School of Law (JD) and NY University Law School (LLM), as well as SUNY Albany (BS).