Jacob Worenklein

Jacob Worenklein

Senior Adviser

Jay is the Board Chairman of Ravenswood Power Holdings, owner of the largest power plant in New York City with 2,200 MWs of capacity. He previously served as CEO of US Power Generating Company, which owned 5,200 MWs of generating capacity in New York City and Boston. He began his career as an attorney and became a partner at Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy, where he was a member of its three-person executive committee and head of the firm’s power and project finance practice. He later served as global head of projects and independent power for Lehman Brothers and then as global head of projects, energy and infrastructure for Societe Generale, which was awarded by Euromoney the designation of “World’s Best Project Finance Bank” under his leadership. He serves on numerous public and private corporate boards.