Mr. Redmond has over 20 years of experience in the development, structuring, financing and management of power plants, pipelines, and gas storage fields, and in the marketing of wholesale power and gas, and is a co-founder of Paragon. He has held positions as President of Houston Pipe Line Company and President of Louisiana Resource Company, Managing Director of Enron, and Executive Director of UBS Warburg Energy. Mr. Redmond’s experience also includes over six years of international assignments with Enron where he was responsible for asset development and joint venture management in the Middle East, Turkey, and Indochina. Mr. Redmond has negotiated, financed and successfully closed transactions with an aggregate value of over $5 billion where he was responsible for debt and equity financing documents as well as the core project documents including off-take and supply agreements, operations and maintenance agreements, easement agreements, construction contracts and manufacturer’s warranty agreements associated with the development and financing of both fossil fuel and wind-powered electricity generating projects. In addition, Mr. Redmond has extensive experience representing sponsors, equity investors, lenders and construction contractors in connection with the development, financing, operation, acquisition and disposition of both domestic and international power and gas projects. Mr. Redmond earned his Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School in 1990. In addition, he holds a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Virginia Tech.
Mr. Redmond holds a Series 7 securities license, and presently serves on the boards of Noble Environmental Power, Saguaro Power Company and Deepwater Wind link.