Mit Buchanan is a 14 year veteran in the renewable energy sector with a career spanning 32 years in the energy sector within J.P.Morgan and its heritage organizations. Prior to joining Energy Investments, she headed up the Oil & Gas Team of JPMorgan Capital Corporation and structured production platform financing for Independents in the Gulf of Mexico. She has also worked on cross border financings as an originator and had syndication responsibilities in leasing, affordable housing and the energy sectors.
As a current member of the Energy Investments Team, she has functioned as a senior originator with high level coverage responsibilities for several top tier JPMorgan clients. Mit has also headed up transactions in the wind, solar (csp, PV-commercial, and PV-utility), and geothermal sectors generating repeat business and demonstrating an ability to manage and bring to closure complex financial transactions. Since 2003 this team has been responsible for approximately $24.2 billion of renewable energy tax equity financings for more than 28,100 megawatts of wind power from 213 wind farms in 24 different states, approximately 2,700 megawatts of solar projects and 18 geothermal projects totaling nearly 400 megawatts.
Mit has also participated in a number of industry boards as a current member of the ACORE board and former member of the AWEA board. She has also participated on a number of industry panels. Ms. Buchanan completed her MBA from the University of Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business and has an AB in Economics from Duke University.