Britta von Oesen
Britta is a Managing Director with CohnReznick Capital and leads the San Francisco Office. She has 10+ years of experience in investment banking, tax equity, corporate strategy, and development in the wind, solar, and broader environmental sector.
Britta primarily focuses on transaction management, including M&A, structuring, and negotiation of tax equity with over $1B in project financing and $1.5B in corporate financing raised to date. She has led numerous renewable energy transactions including
utility-scale and distributed generation solar transactions in the US market and utility scale wind and solar transactions internationally.
Before joining CohnReznick Capital, Britta was Head of Corporate Strategy and Development for Gestamp Solar, focusing primarily on M&A transactions and project financing for US solar projects, both DG and utility-scale. Prior to Gestamp Solar, Britta was a Group Manager for Windkraft Nord AG, a German wind and solar developer, managing the Italian operations for development of a portfolio of over 1GW of wind and solar assets throughout mainland Italy and Sicily. Before moving to Italy, Britta worked in Lehman Brothers’ investment banking team within the Global Power Group.
Britta received an MBA with honors in Finance from Cornell University’s Johnson Business School in 2009 and a B.A. in Environmental Biology from Colgate University in 2003. Britta also serves as Co-Chair of the Solar Energy Industries Association’s (SEIA) Women’s Empowerment Sub-Committee.