Pandia C. “Pace” Ralli serves as a member of our Advisory Board. Mr. Ralli brings over 20 years in the clean energy and infrastructure industry, with experience in investing in, operating, and founding companies focused on the energy transition of large industrial sectors. From 2012 to present, Mr. Ralli has served as Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Clean Marine Energy LLC, which builds supply and distribution infrastructure of clean fuels for ships.
Since 2018, Mr. Ralli also serves as Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of SWITCH Maritime LLC, which is building the first fleet of zero-carbon vessels in North America, with a scheduled launch this year of the world’s first ship powered entirely by a hydrogen fuel cell. Since 2017, he has also served as Co-Founder and Principal of MidOcean Wind LLC, which is building specialized vessels needed to construct and maintain offshore windfarms in the United States.
Prior to his work in the maritime sector, Mr. Ralli served from 2011 to 2013 as Principal at Scientific Conservation Inc., focused on energy efficiency financing of large commercial and industrial buildings to unlock large- scale emissions reductions in commercial real estate, and from 2009 to 2011 as Manager at Pacific Gas & Electric, the largest utility in California. He currently serves on the board of directors of Polaris New Energy LLC and Northstar Terminals LLC, a marine terminals investment platform with Oaktree Capital, and holds several advisory roles with climate-tech and decarbonization-related startups. Mr. Ralli is based in Jackson, Wyoming, and received his Bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College and Master’s in Business Administration from Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.