John Gingrich serves as Head of Corporate Development for EnergySage, a web-based portal that simplifies the process of purchasing clean energy technologies for residential and commercial applications. At EnergySage, John leads the development of strategic partnerships with clean energy installers and other organizations. John is passionate about clean technology and the environmental, financial and long-term economic benefits that come from mass market adoption of these systems. He was on the founding team of Feed Resource Recovery, an anaerobic digester technology company, where he drove corporate development efforts and helped the team achieve a finalist award at the Ignite Clean Energy Competition in 2006. John also led the business development efforts in the Clean Technology Group at Capstone Partners, where he advised on business planning and private capital raise initiatives for start-ups in the fuel cell, wind, solar, demand response and energy efficiency markets. John comes to EnergySage after several years of successful entrepreneurship efforts, acquiring and growing small and mid-size companies through hands-on executive operating roles. John’s background prior to these recent entrepreneurial activities includes experiences in corporate venturing, private equity, investment banking and strategy consulting. John has a BA in Economics from Carleton College and an MBA from Babson College.