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Richard J. Rudden
Co-Founder, Managing Partner

Richard has been active in the energy and utilities industry for over thirty years, serving in executive, expert advisory, technical, forensic, financial and management consulting roles.

He has been employed in senior executive and management positions at Con Edison, Stone & Webster (now Shaw) and Black & Veatch. He was also the founder and chair of R. J. Rudden Associates, Inc., an economic and strategy consulting firm, and Managing Partner at R. J. Rudden Financial, LLC, an NASD registered broker-dealer specializing in the energy and utilities sectors.

While at Black & Veatch, Richard was a Senior Vice President and global energy sector lead for the firm’s management consulting practice. He was also chair of the company’s climate change and sustainability leadership group and founding editor of “Pathfinder,” a magazine dedicated to global sustainability issues in the water and energy sectors.

Richard is an Organizational Sponsor representative of GRI (Global Reporting Initiative), a member of the Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment (US SIF), a signatory to the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI), and a member of the Edison Electric Institute (EEI). He served on the Board of Directors of the North American Energy Standards Board, and has testified as an expert witness before numerous state, federal and provincial regulatory agencies, as well as in bankruptcy and civil court. He serves as Treasurer, Board member and Executive Committee member at the Cornell Cooperative Extension in Suffolk NY, where he has been active in the Marine and environmental programs.

Richard received his B.S. degree in Economics from Queens College, C.U.N.Y.