BOSTON, MA, March 13, 2012 –Boston-based BlueWave Capital, a renewable energy project development company, today announced that Trevor Hardy has joined as Partner, effective immediately.
Mr. Hardy will be a key strategic resource for the company, responsible for helping BlueWave expand its geographic reach within New England, the Caribbean and into his native South Africa. BlueWave Capital has recently established a partnership for development of solar PV projects in South Africa, BlueWave SA Pty Ltd. In addition to his other responsibilities, Mr. Hardy will lead the development efforts of BlueWave SA.
Mr. Hardy brings high-level acquisitions, development and structured finance experience from the commercial real estate sector. Most recently, he served as Senior Director and Regional Finance Director at Tishman Speyer, a leading owner, developer, and manager of first-class real estate across the globe. During his tenure at Tishman Speyer, Mr. Hardy closed more than $1 billion in real estate transactions and was responsible for overseeing 2.5 million square feet of Class A office space in Boston.
Mr. Hardy joins partners John P. DeVillars and Eric Graber-Lopez at BlueWave. DeVillars, former New England Administrator of the EPA and former Secretary of Environmental Affairs for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, founded BlueWave in 2003. Currently BlueWave Capital is developing more than 30MW of solar photovoltaic (PV) projects on behalf of Massachusetts communities, municipal utilities and educational institutions. “Trevor is an ace and we are very fortunate to have him join our team,” said DeVillars, BlueWave