Erich Mettler is Chief Financial Officer of Swift Current Energy. A cross-functional business executive with a strategic focus on financial and operational management, Erich has more than 20 years of finance experience, and more than 11 years of experience in the renewable energy industry including development, construction and operations.
Prior to Swift Current Energy, Erich was Vice President of Asset Management at D. E. Shaw Renewable Investments (“DESRI”) where he focused on establishing long lasting partnerships with strategic service providers and increasing project value through innovation, effective project oversight and optimized project capital structures. Prior to DESRI, Erich held various roles at First Wind, a rapidly growing independent power producer. Earlier in his career Erich held senior-level financial positions at Fortune 500 companies and start-ups including CBS, Tribune Broadcasting, American Radio Systems and American Tower Corporation. Erich received his B.S. in Accountancy from Bentley University and obtained his Certified Public Accountant license while working at PricewaterhouseCoopers.