Brendan Bell | Advisor
Brendan is an Advisor to Boundary Stone Partners where he supports clients pursuing federal loans and loan guarantees for renewable energy projects that serve customers in rural America. In this role, Brendan leverages his experience with various federal credit programs to help clients navigate the unique eligibility and underwriting criteria for these programs.
In addition to his role with Boundary Stone Partners, Brendan is a Principal at the Aligned Intermediary, which is an investment advisory firm created to help long-term investors (LTIs) — sovereign funds, pension funds, endowments, financial institutions, insurance companies, family offices, and foundations —accelerate and increase the flow of private capital into climate infrastructure projects in the areas of clean energy, water infrastructure, and waste-to-value.
Brendan has nearly 15 years of experience working on clean energy policy and finance in both the public and private sector. He was previously the Director of Strategic Initiatives at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Loan Programs Office (LPO), where he helped manage a more than $32 billion loan portfolio and led business development efforts for more than $40 billion of remaining loan authority for innovative clean energy projects and advanced vehicle manufacturing projects.
He holds an undergraduate degree from Macalester College and earned his Master of Public Management (MPM) from the University of Maryland, College Park.