Warren C. Jones

Chief Executive Officer
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Warren brings over 18 years of energy transaction experience, energy technology analysis and deep industry relationships. Warren's roles at BluePath include developing channel partner relationships, creating financing solutions and opening new markets.

Warren is an avid sports fan and occasional participant - old injuries permitting. He and his wife and two sons live in California. Warren received his B.A. in Economics from Johns Hopkins University, J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania and M.B.A. from the University of Oxford.


Michael J.J. Cox

President & Chief Financial Officer
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Michael brings over 15 years of energy transaction experience and deep industry relationships. Michael's roles at BluePath include developing new financing solutions, transaction execution and channel partner development.

Michael is a Northwestern Wildcat, Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Chargers and Tottenham Hotspurs fan. Michael's long and painful wait for a championship finally came to an end with the 2016 World Champion Chicago Cubs. Michael was born and raised in Northwest Illinois and he, his wife, son and two daughters live in California. Michael is a member of the Executive Council for the Northwestern University Institute for Sustainability and Energy. Michael received his B.S. from Northwestern University and J.D. from the Georgetown School of Law.


Luk Verdonck

Vice President

Luk brings over 16 years of experience in energy and commodity markets and chemicals. He gained deep industry expertise while working for multi-national firms such as E.ON, Louis Dreyfus and Ineos in Germany and the United States. He has been involved in numerous project development initiatives and has extensive investment analysis experience.

In his free time, Luk enjoys traveling and golf, while his sporting allegiances reflect an interesting childhood in both Europe and America. Luk holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Chicago and an M.B.A. from the University of Oxford.


William G. “Chip” Sturm II

General Counsel

Chip oversees BluePath’s legal department. He is based in the Baltimore office. Prior to joining BluePath, he was a partner at Womble Bond Dickinson representing lessors, lenders, and investors in structuring, negotiating, and documenting a wide variety of project finance, public finance, equipment finance, and commercial lending transactions.

Outside of work, Chip serves on the Board of Directors of The Loading Dock, Inc., a Baltimore-based non-profit dedicated to the intersection of recycling and affordable housing. He is an ardent supporter of the Ravens, O’s and Terps. Chip received his B.S. in Finance from the University of Maryland, College Park and J.D. from the University of Georgia School of Law.


Todd W. Mansoor

Vice President
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As Vice President, Todd brings significant financial modeling and research and operational expertise to BluePath. Todd manages and oversees all BluePath transactions, with a focus on project modeling and structuring, financial underwriting, project closing, and on-going transaction servicing.

Todd honed his skills prior to BluePath as an analyst at SFRi LLC, a boutique advisory and investment firm.

Todd spends his free time playing soccer, skiing, mountain biking, and golfing (with a few trips to the emergency room here and there). Todd is passionate about agriculture and has worked on numerous farms, including an olive farm in Spain. Todd received a B.S. in Finance and a B.A. in Spanish Linguistics from Loyola Marymount University.


Mark Davis

Managing Director, UK

Mark brings over 15 years of experience as a UK-based energy equity analyst and renewable project financier. He brings a deep understanding of the energy and capital markets, excellent industry relationships and a passion for sustainability.

Mark tries to keep fit, ideally through snowboarding. Mark, his wife and their two young daughters live in London. He holds a degree from Bristol University (MEng) and is a CFA® charterholder.


Sarah Starbird

Director of Operations
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Sarah manages several of BluePath's operations, including transaction closings, customer relationships, and marketing campaigns. She draws from a long career in commercial and residential lending and corporate operations.

In her free time, Sarah can be found coaching the local high school mountain biking team, cycling with friends or running the trails with her three dogs. Sarah earned a B.A. in Business Administration and International Finance from Boston University.