Prior to his role with the Company, Mr. Kiani was the CoFounder and a Portfolio Manager at Cove Key Management, a multi strategy investment fund focused on utilities, power, commodities and infrastructure. Mr. Kiani has also previously worked as a Research Analyst on Wall Street where he was ranked as one of the top analysts for his Independent Power Producer industry research and stock picking. Most recently he served as a Managing Director at Deutsche Bank where he was head of North American Utilities, Power and Pipelines equity research.
Mr. Kiani has extensive energy industry experience and began his finance career in the power industry at Enron. Mr. Kiani graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts degree and from Rice University with a Master’s of Business Administration.