Ahmad brings 20+ years of experience founding, building, and investing in energy companies, including renewables, energy infrastructure, and energy services firms. Ahmad spent over a decade leading energy private equity investing at BlackRock and energy infrastructure investing at Morgan Stanley. At BlackRock and Morgan Stanley, Ahmad deployed over $5 B of investments into private energy companies, which led to several successful exits for investors. At BlackRock, Ahmad was also instrumental in founding the renewables investment team, which is now an industry leader. Prior to his private equity career, Ahmad was an entrepreneur who founded an energy software company as well as a renewables company and sold them both at a significant profit. Ahmad received a Bachelors Degree in Economics from Harvard University with the highest distinction and was among 32 Americans selected as a Rhodes Scholar, through which he earned a Masters in International Relations at Oxford University in England.