Management

David Eva
Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Eva joined Capstone in October 2013 as Vice President, Development, and progressed to Senior Vice President and later to Chief Executive Officer of Capstone Power Corp., the power subsidiary of Capstone. On January 1, 2017, Mr. Eva was appointed to the position of Chief Executive Officer of Capstone and member of the Board. Mr. Eva is responsible for leading the organization’s executive team.

At Capstone, prior to his appointment to Chief Executive Officer, Mr, Eva led the acquisition, development, and construction of eight wind farms, totalling 120 MW, resulting in the successful execution of over $400 million in capital projects. Prior to joining Capstone, Mr. Eva had 10 years’ experience in the power sector, including serving as Project Management Director at Sprott Power Corp., and various roles at predecessor companies, where he contributed to the acquisition, development, financing, construction and operation of over 150 MW of energy projects. Before entering the power industry, David was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company.

Mr. Eva is a registered professional engineer in the province of Ontario, holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, received a Masters of Engineering (M.Eng) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Waterloo, and a Bachelor of Science (BSc.Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University.

 
Andrew Kennedy
Chief Financial Officer

Andrew Kennedy was named Chief Financial Officer of Capstone Infrastructure Corporation on April 1, 2017. In this role, Mr. Kennedy provides leadership in all areas of finance and risk management and partners on the strategy for Capstone and its assets. Mr. Kennedy has been with Capstone since its inception in 2011, most recently as Vice President, Finance and as Chief Financial Officer of Capstone Power Corp., Capstone’s power subsidiary.

Prior to joining Capstone, he was the Vice President of Finance with Capstone’s predecessor, Macquarie Power and Infrastructure Corporation, and also held progressively senior roles at Ernst & Young, where he specialized in public company financial reporting.

Mr. Kennedy is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and is a member of both CPA Ontario and the American Institute of CPAs in Illinois. In addition, he holds a Bachelor of Arts degree specializing in Economics, with cooperative education and accounting options, from the Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Canada.

 
Aileen Gien
General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

Aileen Gien is the General Counsel & Corporate Secretary of Capstone Infrastructure Corporation and provides legal and corporate secretarial services to the corporation.

Prior to joining Capstone, Ms. Gien was a member of the legal team at Infrastructure Ontario, where she had a lead legal role in the development of the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit line, the largest public-private partnership project in Canada to date, and the procurement of Providence Care Hospital, an $810 million hospital in Kingston, Ontario. Ms. Gien has also held associate lawyer positions in Torys LLP’s infrastructure and energy department, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP’s financial services department and Chadbourne & Parke LLP’s project finance group. On a pro bono basis, Ms Gien also represented Evergreen in connection with the financing of the redevelopment of the former Don Valley Brick Works building and industrial pad in Toronto, Ontario.

Ms. Gien holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree, with distinction, in Finance from McGill University, and a Juris Doctor degree from Columbia Law School. She also holds a Parker School Certificate for Achievement in International and Comparative Law.