23 - 24 March 2022

Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Austin, Texas


Louise Pesce

Managing Director
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Louise Pesce is responsible for originating and structuring power transactions in North America for MUFG. Over the past 14 years she has led over 80 financings for transmission, renewable and thermal power projects, across bank, private placement, bond, and institutional term loan B markets. In 2018 she was named Project Finance Banker of the Year by Power Finance & Risk.

Louise has 34 years of investment banking and financial management experience, 25 of which have been focused on energy and project finance.

Prior to joining MUFG in 2007, she spent seven years as CFO and CEO for two New York based start-up telecommunications companies.  Louise spent eight years at CIBC World Markets in New York and London as Managing Director of Project Finance, and previously worked for Long Term Credit Bank of Japan, London from 1989 to 1992 on the European Project Finance team. Throughout her banking career, Louise has advised on and executed numerous high-profile project finance transactions in Asia, the U.S. and Europe across a wide variety of asset classes (including power, oil and gas, telecom, transportation and infrastructure sectors).