Lynn Tabernacki, Managing Director, Renewable and Clean Energy Group, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (Opic)

TabernackiLynn has been with Opic since 1995. Her efforts are focused on supporting investments in utility scale renewable and clean energy, off-grid solutions, and energy efficiency. Lynn has led Opic’s renewable energy programme since 2007, growing its annual commitments from less than $30m initially to over $1bn in each of the last five years. Renewable energy and energy efficiency projects represent approximately one-third of OPIC’s annual commitments.

Prior to her work with Opic, Lynn’s career included work with Price Waterhouse Poland, Citicorp, and Arthur Andersen. She holds an MBA in international finance and a BSc in accounting and business administration. She is a CPA and a credit-trained professional.

Lynn is a panellist at the Africa Investment Exchange: Power & Renewables meeting, 15-16 November 2017, London