Rich Walsh oversees all activities relating to Business Development and Strategy at Madison Energy Investments. This includes project origination, new market analysis and partner and customer relations. Rich spent 5 years at WGL Energy where he led business development activities related to solar. He originated over $300 million of projects across dozens of state markets with clients ranging from the Federal Government to professional sports teams. Rich also previously worked in renewable energy advisory with Sterling Planet where he worked with utilities across the country to develop carbon mitigation strategies and integrated resource plans focused on renewable energy. Rich recently served as the U.S. representative for the World Energy Council’s Future Energy Leaders Programme and was featured on the "Forbes 30 under 30" list in the energy category in 2017.