Ross Driver joins Foresight as Director to support Foresight Solar Fund Limited

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London, 02 November 2021: Foresight Group (“Foresight”), a leading listed sustainable real assets and private equity investment manager, is pleased to announce that Ross Driver has joined the sustainable real assets division of Foresight.

Based in London, Ross will focus on supporting Foresight Solar Fund Limited (“FSFL”) as part of its senior management team and delivering the investment objective of the company.

Prior to joining Foresight, Ross worked in the infrastructure teams at InfraRed Capital Partners, John Laing Plc and KPMG. Through this he developed extensive renewable energy and core infrastructure investment experience across the EMEA and US.

Commenting on Ross’ appointment, Ricardo Piñeiro, Partner at Foresight, said: “We are delighted to have Ross on board. His extensive knowledge and experience will be a valuable asset as we continue to build out FSFL’s solar and battery storage international portfolio.”

Ross Driver added: “I am very pleased to be joining FSFL and look forward to contributing to the continued success and growth of the business in the sustainable energy and infrastructure markets.”


For more information contact:

Lucy Sherwood: / +44 (0)20 3763 6977

Notes to Editors

About Foresight Group

Foresight Group was founded in 1984 and is a leading infrastructure and private equity investment manager. With a long-established focus on ESG and sustainability-led strategies, it aims to provide attractive returns to its institutional and private investors from hard-to-access private markets. Foresight manages over 300 infrastructure assets with a focus on solar and onshore wind assets, bioenergy and waste, as well as renewable energy enabling projects, energy efficiency management solutions, social and core infrastructure projects and sustainable forestry assets. Its private equity team manages eight regionally focused investment funds across the UK, supporting over 120 SMEs. Its Foresight Capital Management team manages four funds investing in listed real assets with environmental and social benefits, exceeding £1.3 billion Assets Under Management (AUM). Foresight operates from 12 offices across six countries in Europe and Australia with AUM of £8.1 billion as at 30 September 2021. Foresight Group Holdings Limited listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange in February 2021.

About FSFL

FSFL is a Jersey-registered, closed-ended investment company – investing in a diversified portfolio of ground-based solar PV and battery storage assets in the UK and internationally. FSFL currently has 59 assets across the UK, Spain and Australia. Since its IPO, in October 2013, FSFL has grown consistently and targets a progressive annual dividend. To date, all target dividends have been paid.