OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TortoiseEcofin, through its family of registered investment advisers, focuses on essential assets and services indispensable to the economy and society, continues its client-first approach with the addition of an experienced new team member dedicated to institutional sales and facilitating relationships.
Mr. Whit Porter joined the firm on September , 2021, as a director of institutional sales, where he is responsible for developing and managing relationships across the institutional investor base. Previously, Mr. Porter worked at Merrill Lynch Alternative Investments Group and prior, was a founding member and investment committee member of RBC Asset Management Infrastructure Investment Group. Throughout his career, he held a variety of sales, marketing and investor relations roles at Centerpoint Capital Management, Macquarie Capital, Inc. and State Street Global Advisors. Mr. Porter earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Vermont in Burlington, VT and holds Series 7, 24, 63, and 65 licenses. He lives in Boston, MA and is active in coaching youth sports.
Managing Director, Michael McKeigue, commenting on his appointment, said: “Whit’s extensive background in infrastructure related asset management business development as well as his experience in positioning a wide variety of investment structures will provide strong support in connection with clients’ investment needs and developing innovative investment solutions.”
TortoiseEcofin focuses on essential assets – those assets and services that are indispensable to the economy and society. We strive to make a positive impact on clients and communities by investing in energy infrastructure and the transition to cleaner energy and by providing capital for social impact projects focused on education and senior housing. TortoiseEcofin brings together strong legacies from Tortoise, with expertise investing across the energy value chain for more than 20 years, and from Ecofin, which unites ecology and finance and has roots back to the early 1990s. To learn more, visit www.TortoiseEcofin.com.
TortoiseEcofin’s family of registered investment advisers includes: Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C., TIS Advisors, Ecofin Advisors, LLC and Ecofin Advisors Limited.
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