Sol Systems’ George Ashton Named as Finalist for CFO of the Year

11 Jun 2013

George Ashton, CFO of Sol Systems, is a finalist for the Washington Business Journal's CFO of the  year award.

George Ashton, CFO of Sol Systems, is a finalist for the Washington Business Journal’s CFO of the year award.

The Washington Business Journal has named Sol Systems’ CFO George Ashton as a finalist for its CFO of the Year Award. The award honors the financial professionals in Greater Washington for outstanding performance in their roles as corporate financial stewards. The awards ceremony will take place at 11:30 on July 18 in Tysons Corner, Virginia.

George, co-founder of Sol Systems and vice president of Sol Systems, has been a critical contributor to the vision and conceptual development of the firm’s renewable energy credit and solar project finance businesses. His current responsibilities include on-going ideation and process implementation with the goal of ensuring that Sol Systems is a transformative financial intermediary in the renewable energy finance space. In addition, George manages the Sol Systems’ SREC portfolio for 3700 solar assets and leads the investor advisory group, which provides investors with opportunities to deploy capital in the renewable energy asset class, including tax equity and take-out investments for solar projects.

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About Sol Systems

Sol Systems is a boutique financial services firm that offers investor clients direct access to the renewable energy asset class and provides developers with sophisticated project financing solutions. Founded in 2008, Sol Systems focuses on meeting the most critical needs of the industry, including SREC monetization, capital placement, tax equity, and New Market Tax Credits. To date, the company has arranged financing for thousands of projects and facilitated hundreds of millions in investment on behalf of Fortune 100 companies, private equity, family offices and individuals.

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Eric Scheier

Eric Scheier