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Robert Klein

Robert Klein is a Director of the renewable energy firm Riverbank Power, which develops, constructs and operates hydropower facilities in North and South America. The company’s run-of-river and pumped storage hydropower projects represent the world’s largest private hydropower development pipeline. Riverbank is privately held and includes as shareholders, BlackRock; the world’s largest fund manager with $3.45 trillion in assets under management; and La Caisse de depot et Placement du Quebec; the Pension and insurance fund manager for the Province of Québec, Canada. Klein has a Master of Arts (1975) and a summa cum laude doctorate, (1976), both in economics, from Rice. He also has a Bachelor of Science degree with great distinction in chemical engineering (1969) from Clarkson University {Potsdam, New York}.