European Engineering School of Chemistry, Polymers, and Materials Science; ESSEC Business School


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Nico Chery


Nico is a Director with CohnReznick Capital and is based in Chicago.

Nico has ten years of investment banking experience and he was previously an Executive Director in J.P. Morgan’s Energy Investments division. During his tenure in this group, Nico structured and executed over $3.7 billion of tax equity investments across 17 utility-scale wind projects, 26 utility-scale solar projects, and over 37,000 residential solar systems representing 3,334 mega-watts of production capacity with nine different energy companies. Nico also structured and executed J.P. Morgan’s first investment in utility-scale energy storage.

Nico started his career in syndicated and leveraged finance for Credit Agricole CIB and then J.P. Morgan. His key strength is working through complex tax and structuring aspects of transactions.

Nico is a CFA charter holder, has a Masters in Chemical Engineering and Materials Science from the European Engineering School of Chemistry, Polymers, and Materials Science in Strasbourg, France and a Masters in Strategy and Management of International Business from ESSEC Business School in Paris, France.”