Brendan has a mechanical engineering background and worked for 6 years in the automotive industry in the USA, Brazil and Mexico prior to completing an MBA at IE Business School, Madrid and making a switch into renewable energy. In 2009 he joined SES to develop projects for the SunCatcher CSP technology in Iberia, Cyprus and North Africa. In late 2010 Brendan switched focus to photovoltaic technology and spent a year with Lightsource-RE where he was involved in the construction and acquisition of 35 MWp of solar PV assets. He also led the development and build-out of what was then the largest rooftop solar PV project in the UK at 1.65MW installed capacity. In 2012 Brendan left Lightsource to found JBM Solutions Ltd in the UK.
David Cramer graduated from University College Dublin in 2000 with a degree in International Commerce and German. He spent 11 years working in investment banking in the City of London, during which time he also qualified as a Chartered Financial Analyst with the CFA Institute. For the first nine years of his career, David worked at Morgan Stanley in Equity Research with a specific focus on the Automotive industry before moving to Berenberg Bank as European Head of Automotive Research. David joined JBM as a partner in 2012 and has subsequently worked with the team helping to deliver utility-scale solar projects in the UK and Ireland.