Ricardo Pereira is an Executive Director with Santander CIB, leading financial advisory services in the US. Ricardo is part of the group which is responsible for the origination and structuring of non-recourse financing in North America, with a particular focus on energy transition. Prior to joining Santander, he led the Finance and M&A teams for EDPRNA DG. During his experience at EDPR, he has led the financings for roughly $2.0Bn of tax equity investments in renewables, including DG assets, while overseeing acquisitions of +$200M of solar DG. He also supported other business units including corporate finance and wind offshore groups.