Chairman & CEO
Guy Warner is the founder and CEO of Pareto Energy LTD, a platinum partner of the US Conference of Mayors that designs and finances peer-to-peer energy networks known as microgrids. Trained as a financial economist, Guy worked for 7 years with the Washington National Tax Service of Price Waterhouse, before founding his own company in 1990.
Guy has worked on more than 100 energy and infrastructural planning engagements and provided financial and strategic planning advice to a number of electric and gas utilities in the United States, Europe and South America. He has served as an economic and energy expert before federal courts and state public utility commissions. Since 1995, Guy has concentrated his work on developing new energy efficiency, renewable energy and on-site power projects, working on more than 40 such projects in North, Central and South America.
Finally, Guy has a long history working on climate change projects. He helped found and fund a not-for profit organization that sponsored a year of youth expeditions that were featured at the 1992 United Nations Climate Change Convention in Rio de Janeiro. Guy also served as a financial advisor on bilateral carbon trades that were successfully registered as part of the US State Department’s Joint Implementation initiative.