Jonathan Powers


Jonathan Powers is the Co-Founder and President of CleanCapital. His responsibilities include leading corporate strategy and development, investor relations, and marketing. Mr. Powers’ passion for clean energy derives from his time served with the US Army in Iraq and the realization that a clean energy economy is vital to protect America's national security interests.

After helping revolutionize the US Army's energy program, Mr. Powers was appointed by President Obama to serve as the Federal Chief Sustainability Officer.  While in this role, Mr. Powers recognized the need to address the inefficiencies in clean energy finance. In 2016, Mr. Powers was named by Washington Life as a Top 25 Tech Leader for DC.