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John Norman

John Norman

Managing Director

Mr. Norman is a veteran Managing Director of Wall Street firms including Wells Fargo Securities and Banc of America Securities with over 30 years of investment banking experience in municipal and structured project finance.

Mr. Norman has extensive capital markets experience focusing on all aspects of municipal energy and utility finance and taxable project finance including real estate, public-private partnerships, and securitizations for a variety of defined cash flows emanating from the federal government. He has worked with a wide array of state municipal joint action agencies, energy clients, municipal governments, U.S. Government agencies, major corporations, energy service companies (“ESCo”) and real estate developers, and has pioneered the introduction of a variety of credits and products into the capital markets including municipal natural gas prepayments and reserve acquisitions.

Mr. Norman has completed over $12 billion of highly structured energy and project financings as Senior or Co-Senior manager. Mr. Norman is a licensed General Securities Principal, Municipal Securities Principal, and General Securities Representative. Mr. Norman is a former Treasurer of the Colorado Municipal Bond Dealers Association and is a frequent speaker at American Public Gas Association and Municipal Bond Buyer events. Mr. Norman started his professional career in 1980 in the oil and gas industry with Halliburton, and began his investment banking career in 1983 at Prudential Securities with several of the MCM principals.

Tyler Noble

Tyler Noble

Managing Director

Mr. Noble has 20 years of experience in public finance at firms including Wells Fargo, Banc of America Securities and First Union.

Mr. Noble specializes in natural gas prepay contracts, natural gas acquisition, energy savings performance contracts, farm subsidies, tax credit bonds, enhanced use leasing, real property lease finance, and renewable energy. This experience includes developing and analyzing structures for new and innovative projects for energy acquisition

and federal structured transactions. Mr. Noble has played a key role in 11 natural gas prepays with a par amount in excess of $8.8 billion and 7 federal government transactions in excess of $750 million. In addition, he structured the first publicly offered Clean Renewable Energy Bond for National Rural Utilities in 2008.