Power & Infrastructure

Meet the team


Ren Plastina

Power & Infrastructure Finance

Ren Plastina joined Investec’s North American Power & Infrastructure Finance team in 2017 and leads the origination activity in the cleantech sector for North America. Through his career, he has led over $10 billion of transactions across the energy sector for clients in the power, oil & gas, mining and public infrastructure sectors . He brings over 17 years of industry experience to Investec’s clients and partners.


Prior to Investec, Ren led the energy team at Varagon Capital Partners, where he built a portfolio of project finance and leveraged lending investments.  Earlier in his career, Ren was a lead energy sector originator at BNP Paribas and CIT.  He has acted as advisor, placement agent and investor on a wide range of debt and junior capital investments.


Ren has an MBA in Finance & Economics from the Schulich School of Business at York University (Toronto) and a BA in Industrial Relations and Economics from the University of Toronto.