Philipp joined Augusta in June 2013 after spending seven years within principal investments at JPMorgan, including five years in JPMorgan’s tax equity business in Chicago. Here he participated in the structuring, economic analysis, due diligence and document negotiations of numerous onshore wind, solar, and geothermal transactions representing over $5bn of investments.
Philipp has a Diplom Ingenieur from the Technical University Berlin, a Diplom Kaufmann, Diplôme de Grande Ecole and an MSc from ESCP Europe, and became a CFA in 2009. He is a native German speaker and speaks some French. He is the founder of wikirate.org and raised €1.9m from the European Commission for this non-profit venture in 2013.