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Meet the team

Drawing on decades of utility-scale power sector experience, our Italian management team is pushing the boundaries of smart energy.

The talent and passion of our employees has driven our incredible growth from a six-person start-up in 2010 to a global market leader operations across six continents.

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Conor McGuigan

Director of Business Development, Europe

Since the very beginning, Conor has been one of the driving forces of planning and development at Lightsource. As Director of Business Development, Conor has been responsible for the development and acquisition of all our large-scale solar projects in the UK and Ireland, including a ground-breaking floating solar installation. In his previous role as Director of Acquisitions, Conor used his wide experience in the public and private planning sectors to continue Lightsource’s development and expand our diverse portfolio including managing our land business and acquisitions in the UK. In 2017 he established Lightsource BP operations in Australia, before returning to the UK. Currently heading up our Development teams across Europe, Conor’s expansive knowledge of the solar industry is crucial in cementing Lightsource BP’s role as a global energy leader.

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Aldo Giretti

Senior Business Development Manager

Aldo joined the Italian team at Lightsource BP in 2018 as a Senior Business Development Manager. He's an experienced business developer with +12 years' background in solar across international markets (EU, Japan, LATAM). Aldo has a wide knowledge of Italian energy market and a large professional network in the solar community. He has experience managing the entire development chain, from origination to achieving final permits, dealing with transaction and operation of utility scale projects. Aldo also used his experience in the public and private sectors, managing project financing in energy efficiency (public lighting, smart cities) and e-mobility fields with international investors in the Italian market. He is a chartered engineer with a master in renewable energies.

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Caterina Giorgio

Business Development Manager

Caterina joined the Italian team at Lightsource BP in 2019 as a Business Development Manager. With 8+ years of experience in the solar industry, she has a consolidated understanding of the Italian energy market and its regulatory framework with experience in development, acquisition and sale of utility scale solar projects. Before joining LightsourceBP, Caterina worked as Business Development Manager at Voltalia coordinating all the activities pertaining the development of the greenfield projects and was in the Business Development and Investment team of Martifer Solar. Caterina holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Bologna and a master in renewable energies from the “Sole24ore” Business School.

Global Leadership Team

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90 combined years of management experience in financial and solar industries.

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Solar projects delivered in 15 countries worldwide

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Approximately £2.5 billion deployed into solar assets with world class, award winning financing

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Proven management and value creation for investor track-record in UK and North American markets

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Extensive in-house experience in M&A across the infrastructure and energy sectors

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Track record of raising debt in both the banking and institutional markets

Work for us

We believe a company works best when you hire good people and give them room to flourish. Hiring the best talent is key to our high-volume execution and helps us to attract and retain further talent as well as best-in-class capital.