Gearoid Maher

Gearóid Maher

Principal, Infrastructure

Gearóid Maher joined Ara in 2022 as a Principal focused on the Firm’s infrastructure strategy. He has over ten years of clean energy investment and strategy development experience.

Prior to Ara, Gearoid was an Investment Director for Legal & General Capital in London where he led strategy development, origination, execution, and management of equity investments in clean energy infrastructure projects & funds and growth stage decarbonization companies.

Previously, he was an associate at Velocita Energy development, where he was involved in the acquisition, development, and project financing of onshore wind projects. Gearoid started his career at utility EDF Energy, where he was involved in corporate strategy development and investment appraisal of UK electricity projects.

Gearoid holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil & Environmental Engineering from University College Cork and a Master of Science in Sustainable Energy Futures from Imperial College London. He is a CFA charterholder since 2015.