Carl Jackson

Director, Utility Origination

Carl Jackson spearheads growth on the east coast as Sol Systems’ Director, Utility Origination based in Philadelphia. He leads Sol Systems’ utility project origination efforts throughout the eastcoast, serving as the bridge between the company’s investment teams and the developers and other sponsors seeking capital. His team regularly reviews and diligences commercial-scale distributed generation (DG), and utility-scale solar investment opportunities for purchase, co-development and/or to structure project finance.

Mr. Jackson comes to Sol Systems with 5 years of solar project finance and development and 10 years of business development experience. Prior to joining Sol Systems, he facilitated commercial and utility scale project development for Safari Energy. Additionally, his experience includes institutional financial management and energy trading for Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.

Mr. Jackson graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Logistics/Supply Management and Finance from the Smeal College of Business.