Stephen Morel is the Chief Investment Officer of the Montgomery County Green Bank (MCGB).  He comes to the Bank with a professional background in corporate and project finance, with a particular interest in the use of public and private funds to fill market gaps and catalyze investment into high impact sectors.  Stephen brings his strong skills in financial management and project-related investment to the MCGB in order to accelerate the deployment of programs and products towards achieving the Bank’s clean energy and energy efficiency objectives.

Prior to the MCGB, Stephen led a financial consulting company dedicated to connecting infrastructure developers with debt and equity financing sources. This role followed almost a decade of experience as an investment officer and project finance specialist for the Overseas Private Investment Corporation.  Stephen began his financial career in investment banking at Taylor-DeJongh and Friedman, Billings, Ramsey.  He lives in Alexandria, VA with his wife and two dogs.