Clare has over 12 years' corporate finance experience and leads QMPFs renewables advisory business advising clients on project financing, due diligence, acquisitions and sales of renewable energy assets.
Clare has advised John Laing on the acquisition and project financing of multiple onshore wind projects at different stages of development. Additionally, Clare has advised Renewable Energy Generation Ltd on a number of transactions including the launch of its first public debenture for the High Down wind farm project and the project financing of two onshore wind farms.
Clare is one of the founding partners of QMPF, established in 2012 as Quayle Munro Project Finance following an MBO. Clare joined Quayle Munro Limited’s Edinburgh office in February 2006 from PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she spent over seven years in their corporate finance and recovery and assurance teams. On joining Quayle Munro, Clare spent nearly 2 years working within project finance fund management, where she focused on financial due diligence and investment analysis for the infrastructure fund managed by the Company, and held board positions on a number of the fund’s SPVs. In January 2008 Clare joined the advisory team where she has advised bidders in the renewable energy, waste, education and health sectors.
Clare graduated from Edinburgh University with an honours degree in Economics & Politics. She is a Chartered Accountant.