Mr. Deutch is a Partner at NGP Energy Capital Management, L.L.C. (NGP) where he heads energy transition investments. Founded in 1988, NGP is a family of private equity investment funds with $20 billion of cumulative equity. Mr. Deutch has invested in the energy technology sector since 1997. Mr. Deutch is also Managing Partner of NGP Energy Technology Partners (NGP ETP) which he founded in 2005 with NGP. From 2015 to 2018, Mr. Deutch was Partner, COO, and President of Social Capital, a $1.8 billion Silicon Valley-based investment firm, where he helped launch SC Public Equity Partners and Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. (NYSE-IPO.A) Mr. Deutch is a board member of Form Energy Inc., Voltus Inc., Community Energy Inc., and TPI Composites Inc. (NASDAQ:TPIC). Mr. Deutch is a member of the External Advisory Board of the MIT Future of Storage Study and the Board of Trustees of the Menlo School . Mr. Deutch holds a J.D. with distinction from Stanford Law School and a B.A. in Economics from Amherst College, where he was elected a member of Phi Beta Kappa.