John Graves, a member of the investment committee at Low Carbon Investment Management, has been appointed CIO of the Low Carbon Renewables Fund.
The Low Carbon Renewables Fund will help accelerate the transition from fossil fuels to a fully decarbonized future and harness Low Carbon’s long-standing expertise of creating megawatts of clean power across proven technologies, including onshore and offshore wind, onshore and floating solar power, battery storage and energy from waste.
The fund will target large-scale renewable-energy projects, with a focus on European and North American markets.
Before joining Low Carbon’s investment committee in October 2021, Graves served as assistant senior investment officer, tangible assets at the Washington State Investment Board (WSIB) for more than a decade. At WSIB, he led more than $5 billion in investments across 27 private fund vehicles, including multiple direct and co-investments. This included more than $1 billion