Board of Directors
 

Eric McAfee
Founder and Director
Mr. McAfee has been an entrepreneur, merchant banker, venture capitalist and farmer/dairyman for more than 25 years. Mr. McAfee is the principal of McAfee Capital, LLC, an investment firm. Mr. McAfee co-founded Aemetis, Inc. (AMTX) in 2005 and has served as its Chairman of the Board since February 2006. Mr. McAfee was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Aemetis, Inc. in February 2007. Since 1998, Mr. McAfee has been a principal of Berg McAfee Companies, an investment company. Since 2000, Mr. McAfee has been a principal of Cagan McAfee Capital Partners, LLC, through which Mr. McAfee has founded or acquired ten energy and technology companies. In 2003, Mr. McAfee co-founded Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (Nasdaq PEIX), a West Coast ethanol producer and marketer. Mr. McAfee received a BS in Management from Fresno State University in 1986. Mr. McAfee is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Private Equity and Venture Capital Program, and is a 1993 graduate of the Stanford Graduate School of Business Executive Program.

Bob Powell
Director
Mr. Powell joined the Nevo Energy Board of Directors in June of 2010. Mr. Powell acts as President and Chief Executive Officer of Solar Power Partners (SPP), a premier independent solar power producer, which helps businesses, institutions, and municipalities embrace solar energy. SPP develops, owns, and operates distributed solar energy facilities (SEFs) and sells solar-generated electricity through solar Power Purchase Agreements (PPA), long-term energy financing. SPP has over 40 completed projects totaling over 14 MW of commercial solar systems in operation. Mr. Powell oversees all operational, financial, and project development functions at Solar Power Partners (SPP). With a strong executive management background in finance and energy, Mr. Powell guides the strategies of the premier independent solar power producer. He works closely with management, partners, and investors to create opportunities for developing high quality, investment-grade solar energy systems. Mr. Powell was previously a Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Pacific Gas and Electric Company, the utility division of PG&E, which provides gas and electric services to over 5 million customers in California. During his tenure as CFO of PG&E, the company completed both long and short-term financings in addition to executing power purchase contracts in the solar, wind, and biomass sectors. Prior to PG&E, Mr. Powell was a Partner in the national energy practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. At PriceWaterhouseCoopers, he advised clients on financial restructurings, Sarbanes-Oxley implementation, SEC reporting, and commodity trading strategies and controls. Mr. Powell was also previously a Partner in the worldwide energy and communications practice of Arthur Andersen LLP, where he managed numerous project financing transactions. He is a CPA and holds a BS in Electrical Engineering and an MS in Management, both from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Adam McAfee
Director
Mr. McAfee has served as Director and Chief Executive Officer since July 2012. Prior to his appointment to the Nevo Energy Board, he served as Chief Financial Officer. He has more than thirty years experience as a financial executive with leadership roles in company formation, mergers and acquisitions, financial planning and analysis, project finance, operations, and enterprise systems. He served as CFO and then was promoted to CEO of Navitas Corporation, an energy company, which merged with publicly traded Pacific Asia Petroleum (PAP). In 2003 Mr. McAfee founded Park Capital Management, LLC, a fund that manages assets acquired through private equity investments in technology and renewable energy companies. Mr. McAfee spent eleven and a half years in significant corporate finance roles at Apple Computer in the Worldwide Financial Planning and Analysis, Sales, R&D and Operations divisions. Mr. McAfee currently serves as the President and Chairman of McAfee Charitable Ventures, a private non-profit charitable foundation. Mr. McAfee is a Certified Management Accountant who graduated with high honors from California State University, Fresno with a BS in finance and real estate and earned an MBA from the University of California, Irvine. He also graduated from the Harvard Business School Private Equity and Venture Capital Program.