Scott Mackin, London
Managing Partner and Co-President
Scott Mackin is a Managing Partner and Co-President of Denham Capital and heads the firm’s Power team. Scott brings 25 years of energy experience to Denham and is a member of the Management Committee, Executive Committee, Investment Committee, and Valuation Committee.
Scott currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Greenleaf Power LLC, BioTherm Energy, Rio Energy, OneWind Australia, Endeavor Energy and Thesis Energy. He is also Chairman of the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association (EMPEA) Energy Council and a frequent guest speaker at the London Business School.
Denham has backed the successful development of numerous power projects across the globe, from wind and solar in South Africa to coal-fired in the Philippines. Denham’s projects have won Reuters Project Finance International Power Asia-Pacific Deal of the Year, Euromoney Project Finance Magazine APAC Power Deal of the Year and European Solar Deal of the Year.
Prior to joining Denham, Scott was President and CEO of Waypoint Energy, Managing Partner at The Chatham Group, President and CEO of Covanta Energy Corporation, President of Ogden Energy, and General Counsel at Ogden Projects. He also was an Associate at Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis and Law Clerk to the Hon. Daniel H. Huyett III, Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Scott graduated summa cum laude, Bachelor of Arts, Honors Program, from Villanova University and cum laude, with a Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan Law School.