Jim Marett is Director of Business Development at Swift Current Energy. Jim has spent his 13 year career driving topline growth for startups and established companies across the power generation, construction and financial services industries. Jim provides strategic direction on new project development opportunities, as well as coordinates economic modeling and analysis for Swift Current Energy.
Prior to Swift Current Energy, Jim was Director of Corporate Development for Ogin Energy, where he was responsible for divestment of Ogin’s 80MW pipeline of California repower assets, and contributed to 66MW worth of further transactions. In addition to driving project M&A activity, Jim also contributed to development activities across the portfolio, including procuring 66MW worth of Power Purchase Agreements, negotiating land deals and securing permits. Prior to Ogin, Jim worked for Next Step Living, a residential contractor focused on energy efficiency, where he started a division and grew it to over $10 million annualized sales and 20 employees within a year. Previously, Jim worked for Fidelity Investments’ Strategy and New Business Development team. Jim holds a B.A. in History Cum Laude from Harvard University, and an MBA in General Management from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.