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William D.

Hargett
Calle Tomas Edison 2, Atc-2, Castelldefels, Barcelona 08860
Mobile: +34 663 939 959, Fixed (Skype-in): +1 512 772 4567, William.Hargett@bg-capital.net

Education
2004 - 2006 IESE BUSINESS SCHOOL BARCELONA, SPAIN
Master of Business Administration (Bilingual MBA Program) – Spanish Fluent

1994 - 1998 THE COLLEGE OF WILLIAM AND MARY VA, UNITED STATES
BA: English Literature, Minor: Marketing.
Experience
2006 – current BARCELONA, SPAIN
BLUE GREEN CAPITAL – Director, Business Development
• Co-conceived and launched a solar energy development and services company from concept design, company
inception to successful capital fundraising (€440,000). Co-managed all phases of company launch including
incorporation, shareholding agreements, hiring of four fulltime employees, IT, accounting and financial reporting.
• Vetted, performed legal and financial due diligence, and assisted in the acquisition of ownership rights of 5.1MW of
solar projects in Spain with a US-based industry investor and a Valencia-based engineering firm.
• Co-authored private placement memorandums for project financing, representing $28.2MM of investment (1.9MWp of
single axis tracker, 3MWp of static). Met and received term sheets for take-out financing from 5 project finance banks.
• Managed subcontractor relationships, budget, corporate housekeeping, for all elements of project construction.
Oversaw 4 month implementation schedule and provided comprehensive cost accounting and cost modelling.
• Developed numerous relationships with Installers, Promoters, and Financiers for project development and acquisition
in Spain, France, Greece, and Bulgaria. Signed Letters of Intent for 30MW+ of photovoltaic projects.
• Drafted and negotiated terms and signed Memorandums of Understanding for 15MW of ground-mounted installations
in Israel with the largest Israel-based rooftop installer and a leading Spain-based solar EPC company. Supported the
execution of 6 X 50kW rooftop installations in Israel with a mixture of thin film and poly-crystalline technologies.
• Provided consulting services on global PV supply trends and financing market to hedge funds.
2005 – 2005 VRANJE, SERBIA
CITIZENS HABITAT FINANCE (USAID/CHF) - Economic Development Consultant
• Performed feasibility study for pioneer entrepreneurship program in the Vranje Municipality. Established university
partnerships for the CHF business development program.
• Conducted studies on development opportunities for the South Serbia agricultural industry. Provided marketing
training to the local staff. Evaluated and invested in local entrepreneurship projects and infrastructure.

2004 – 2004 NEW YORK, UNITED STATES


UNITED NATIONS (UNCDF) - Assistant to Chief Technical Advisor to Microfinance
• Participated in the launch of the 2005 Year of Microcredit. Negotiated for and contracted spokespeople for events,
including musicians Anggun and Souad Massi. Identified and assessed banking networks with micro-finance projects
(FINCOMUN). Coordinated promotional activities between banking networks and launch of Year of Microcredit
initiative. Published microfinance articles in UN newsletters on the impact of AIDS in the Microfinance Sector.

2002 – 2003 NEW YORK, UNITED STATES


PFIZER INC. - Project Consultant
• Managed and oversaw the integration of 75 new employees following Pfizer´s acquisition of Pharmacia and analyzed
sales mix, resources and market trends for the Marketing department.

2000 – 2001 NEW YORK, UNITED STATES


WOMEN´S WORLD BANKING - Publications and Logistics
• Managed content, design, and distribution of all publications, tendered contracts for a new sponsor database and
supervised its migration. Coordinated logistics for micro-credit conferences in New York, D.R. and Bangladesh.

GENERAL INFORMATION
• Contributing blog to Cleantechies.com as well as http://solarblogbybill.blogspot.com/
• Travelled and taught English in Spain, North Africa, and South America from 2001 to 2002.
• Elected Class Representative for IESE Class of 2006.
• Organizer of IESE´s Doing Good and Doing Well Conference in 2006
• Former soap-opera and theatre actor, New York. Recurring under-five role on One Life to Live.