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Mark Nydam
Managing Director, Clean Energy & Technology
PCG Asset Management

Mr. Nydam currently oversees PCG Asset Management's cleantech program. Mr. Nydam has over ten years of experience in private equity and over twenty years of experience in the global energy sector, as well as clean energy and clean technologies. Mr. Nydam has worked on clean energy and clean technologies from the perspective of venture capital and private equity firms, major Middle Eastern energy producers, international oil and gas companies, corporate investors and national governments, and brings a broad perspective to the clean energy and technology sector. Prior to joining PCG Asset Management, Mr. Nydam was a principal of Booz Allen Hamilton where he directed clean and new energy technology related to private equity engagements in the Middle East. Before that, Mr. Nydam founded Signal Hill Advisors, an advisory firm providing venture capital firms and their portfolio companies with investment identification, investment due diligence, business strategy, market assessment, product pricing and financial strategy advisory services. Prior to founding Signal Hill, he was a principal at L.E.K. Consulting and was responsible for providing top-tier venture capital firms, private equity firms, and corporate investors with investment strategy, investment identification and investment due diligence advisory services. Previously in his career, Mr. Nydam spent three years working as a Foreign Affairs Officer for the U.S. Department of State where he developed and managed a multi-million dollar development assistance program that helped Middle Eastern and Asian governments attract western private investment into their oil and gas sectors. He also spent five years managing a natural resources investment advisory firm. Mr. Nydam has a BS and MS in Geology and Geophysics both from Yale University. He also holds an MA in International Relations and an MBA with honors from the University of Chicago.