Mr. Gupta is a Managing Director of AltEnergy, LLC and brings to bear significant project development, capital raising and international investment experience. Mr. Gupta is actively involved in all aspects of the investment process from sourcing, structuring, executing, monitoring & developing and exiting transactions. Serving as AltEnergy Board Observer to Eos Energy Storage, Viridity Energy, Tres Amigas and AgriSol Energy, Mr. Gupta plays an active role in supporting portfolio company management.
Previously, Mr. Gupta was a banker with Imperial Capital where he advised middle-market clients on restructuring, special situations, liability management, capital raising and mergers & acquisitions across a wide range of industries. Select transactions include raising $250 million in founding equity from a leading middle market private equity firm for a large aftermarket aircraft parts supplier; and advising clients on over $1.5 billion of restructurings in the technology, materials and consumer sectors.
Prior to Imperial Capital, Arul was part of Evercore Parners’ restructuring and capital markets practice where he worked on some of the largest distressed situations across sectors in the midst of the credit crisis. Arul joined Evercore from Citigroup’s corporate and investment bank where he worked on over $5 billion worth of strategic, financing and cross-border transactions for Fortune 500 food and agricultural companies.
Mr. Gupta received a Bachelor of Science in Operations Research & Industrial Engineering from Cornell University.