Mr. Granara is Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Ameresco, Inc. Mr. Granara has served as Ameresco’s Chief Financial Officer since May 2015. He joined Ameresco as Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer in September 2013; he also served as Corporate Controller from that time until June 2014. His career has included more than 20 years of leadership roles with increasing responsibilities while building global financial expertise primarily with early stage and publicly-traded companies within the clean technology and technology sectors.
In his current role, Mr. Granara oversees all of Ameresco’s finance, accounting, financial analysis, planning, mergers and acquisitions, internal audit, and tax areas. He is a member of the Executive Leadership Team, and works closely with other Ameresco leaders and its operating divisions on a variety of organizational, development, and strategic initiatives. Additional responsibilities include managing investor relations and structured finance. Since joining Ameresco, Mr. Granara has played a key role in the development and implementation of the Company’s worldwide financial systems, processes, and controls.
Prior to joining Ameresco, he served as Vice President Finance, Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Controller for GT Advanced Technologies, Inc., a diversified technology company with innovative crystal growth equipment and solutions for the global solar LED and electronics industries.
Mr. Granara holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accountancy from Suffolk University. He is also a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants.