Amanda Peterson CorioGlobal Head of Data Center Energy, Google LLC
Amanda has 20 years of experience in energy project finance, development, and the procurement of renewable and traditional energy generation. In her current role, Amanda manages power procurement, energy policy and energy infrastructure development for Google’s global data centers. As part of her role, Amanda leads the energy market development and execution of Google’s 24/7 Carbon Free Energy program, and has secured over 7 gigawatts of renewable energy globally, achieving Google’s commitment to 100% renewable energy annually for the fifth year in row.
Prior to joining Google, Amanda was the director of investment structuring at Macquarie Infrastructure Company (MIC)’s Renewable Energy subsidiary, where she was responsible for sourcing, diligencing, and structuring utility and distributed renewable energy. Earlier in her career, Amanda placed over $140 million of solar tax equity investments at Chevron Energy Solutions, and developed utility scale solar projects at Agile Energy.
She was a senior investment banking analyst at Merrill Lynch & Co., and began her career at General Electric Energy Financial Services where she managed energy project financings and portfolio divestitures.
Amanda holds an MBA from The Wharton School of Business and a BA in Business Administration with Honors from Boston University’s School of Management.