Innova Capital, a renewable energy and property investment manager has appointed Lucas Root as a Technical Director.

Lucas joins from sPower where he spent over four years, and was responsible for the operations of one of the top 10 largest solar portfolios in North America.  

Based in Innova’s London office, he will oversee all aspects of technical asset management of the existing portfolio of operating renewables, manage O&M and construction contracts for new capacity using the latest technology and work closely with the development team to expand the pipeline of private wire and subsidy-free project rights.

“We are delighted to have Lucas join our team. His extensive technical knowledge combined with experience of managing contractors and implementing portfolio control systems will be a great asset as we grow our portfolio, both organically and through acquisitions, and identify opportunities for future investments.”

Andrew Kaye, Co-Founder and Director of Innova Capital.

“I am very pleased to be joining the Innova team. Innova’s focus on site optimisation and value creation is extremely compelling, and I look forward to applying experience gained in the US on this side of the Atlantic.”

Lucas Root, Head of Technical.