Deutch, Philip

Managing Partner
NGP Energy Technology Partners

Phil is one of the earliest private equity investors to focus on energy technology in the United States and since 1997 has led investments in energy companies in the areas of renewable energy, power quality/reliability, distributed generation, energy management and control, and power electronics. Phil is a member of the Boards of Directors of Satcon Technologies (NASDAQ: SATC); ISE Corp., TPI Composites, Inc. and American Wind Capital and is a former board member of Lehigh Technologies, Inc., Evergreen Solar (NASDAQ:ESLR), Beacon Power (NASDAQ: BCON), Renewable Energy Group and Northern Power Systems. Prior to founding NGP Energy Technology Partners, Phil was a Managing Director at Perseus, LLC where he led, or co-led, the firm's energy investing activities and was on the firm's Executive Committee. Phil holds a JD with distinction from Stanford Law School and a BA from Amherst College where he majored in Economics and was elected a member of Phi Beta Kappa.