Philip Deutch

NGP Energy Technology Partners

Managing Partner

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.

Sessions With Philip Deutch

Thursday, 10 March

  • 11:20am - 12:10pm (CST) / 10/mar/2022 05:20 pm - 10/mar/2022 06:10 pm

    Financial Innovation’s Growing Role in Climate & Cleantech

    Panel Finance & Investment/Trading & Risk Management/ESG
    The architecture of financial markets is transforming in response to a double-sided helix of compounding risk-reward evolutions. On the one side, an energy sector that is more distributed, more intermittent, and potentially more volatile is prompting the emergence of new financial instruments and trading approaches that help investors and companies price and hedge the growing share of cleantech in their portfolios. On the other strand, the rising tide of climate-risk awareness is being steadily and progressively priced into financial risk models, with regulators around the world waking up to the demands of investors and financiers for high-quality comparable data and strategic signposts. How are cleantech and climate-linked fixed-income instruments rapidly evolving? What are new ways of parsing equity valuations? What is the role of carbon pricing in this innovative area of financial and capital markets?