Friday, July 22, 2011
VantagePoint Capital Taps Former UK Foreign Secretary For Clean Tech Advice
San Bruno-based energy investor VantagePoint Capital Partners said this week that it has appointed former UK Foreign Secretary David Miliband as a Senior Advisor on its CleanTech Advisory Council. The firm said Miliband will help advice the firm on international opportunities and policy. He most recently served as Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs from 2007 to 2010 under Prime Minister Gordon Brown. VantagePoint is an investor in such firms as Brightsource Energy, Miasole, Solazyme, Tesla Motors, Better Place, among many others.