“Since I’m not Tony Stark and don’t know how to create an Arc Reactor, I figured I’d contribute to sustainable energy through business—and Nuveen Green Capital is the premier place to do so.”

Michael Poorten

Capital Markets Manager

Michael’s Nuveen Green Capital Story

Michael formerly worked on the TIAA Corporate Strategy and Development team where he executed the acquisition of Greenworks Lending, which is now Nuveen Green Capital. Soon after the acquisition, Michael joined Nuveen Green Capital on the Product and Capital Strategy team where he helps manage the portfolio of assets and optimize the funding strategy for the business. The primary goal of Michael’s work is to bring down the cost of implementing sustainable energy solutions so that they become an economical decision.

Michael holds a B.S.B.A. from Georgetown University and resides in New York City.