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NEWS RELEASE: Donovan Energy Hires Energy Strategy Expert Nachy Kanfer to Lead Consulting Practice

Kanfer brings new perspective to the clean energy development and finance leader as a result of his extensive experience working within energy markets for non-profit clients

Cincinnati, Ohio – May 2, 2019 – Donovan Energy, Cincinnati’s leading energy solutions company, has hired Nachy Kanfer as its fourth Partner.  Kanfer will lead Donovan Energy’s consulting practice, focusing on energy strategy and procurement. Joining Partners Tim Donovan, Andy Holzhauser, and Jeff Martin, Kanfer’s experience in the Midwest and Southeast makes him an invaluable asset to this industry leader.

As the head of Donovan Energy’s consulting practice, Kanfer works with clients to align their energy choices with their growth strategies. Kanfer also leads Donovan’s electricity procurement business, helping customers in deregulated jurisdictions become more competitive. He advises private sector clients on attaining their corporate sustainability goals, and supports non-profit clients with strategic campaign plans.

I’m proud to be working with the best minds and brightest thinkers in the entire region,” said Kanfer. “Clean energy, efficiency, and electric vehicles are transforming the way we live and work here in the Midwest, and I’m honored to be part of this team.”

Prior to joining Donovan Energy, Kanfer served as the Regional Director for Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign, where he worked with stakeholders to grow the renewable energy market by gigawatts at a time. He brings expertise in navigating wholesale energy markets and is skilled at developing regulatory and government affairs strategies.

Because of Nachy’s experience working with non-profit clients, he offers an ability to identify precise policy interventions,” remarked Founding Partner Tim Donovan. “We’re excited for him to bring his action-forward and resource-conscious mindset to all our clients.”  

Kanfer believes energy efficiency and clean energy will realign the U.S. economy, and unlock a new era of economic resiliency. His vision for clean energy aligns seamlessly with that of Donovan Energy, and as a team they will continue to propel the industry forward.

About Donovan Energy

Donovan Energy is a clean energy development and finance company that offers solutions that decrease energy costs, finance energy projects, reduce energy use, and produce renewable energy. The team of industry veterans provide consulting, finance and project development services.

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Tara Morris

(513) 855-0059


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