RCG boosts Americas leadership and opens Vancouver office
29 October 2019
Vancouver, Canada – Sector-specialist advisory firm, The Renewables Consulting Group (RCG), today announced that it has appointed Matthew Irvine as Director and head of a new office in Vancouver, Canada. This further strengthens the firm’s strong local presence in North America and long-term market support for technical advisory clients.
Mr Irvine will lead a team that provides technical advisory solutions for financial sponsors and corporate clients. He joins RCG from Wood, where he was responsible for business operations and strategic development of the Americas wind and solar advisory service line. He is a recognised expert in technical advisory and due diligence services, having supervised over one hundred bank-grade due diligence assignments (culminating in over C$10 billion worth of investment,) including onshore wind, offshore wind and solar M&A, tax equity and lender’s independent engineer mandates. His appointment strengthens both RCG’s due diligence platform and North America leadership team.
Commenting on the appointment, Sebastian Chivers, RCG’s CEO, said:
“We are tremendously pleased to welcome Matt to the RCG team – his reputation and track record in managing diligence assignments around the world, but especially in the Americas is exemplary. Matt will focus on continuing to grow our transaction services practice with Canadian clients and building a leading expert services team from a new Vancouver office to also support the wider US and LatAm markets with industry leading technical advisory.” – Sebastian Chivers, CEO.
RCG’s continued growth means the firm is able to deploy experienced local teams on any renewable energy engagement, backed up by a team of international experts, to deliver high-value market intelligence, management consulting and technical advisory services.
Commenting on his appointment Mr Irvine said:
“I am delighted to have joined the RCG team, boosting our presence in Canada and the Americas. RCG’s closely knit team of industry experts, bespoke service offering, and global ambition makes them stand out from other firms in the renewable energy sector. I am excited about joining the Americas leadership team and growing a new office in Vancouver, while working closely with RCG’s team in EMEA and deepening its due diligence and technical advisory capabilities.” – Matthew Irvine, Director, Vancouver.
Full details of each member of the RCG team can be found in the About section on the company website: