TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 3, 2017) - Capstone Infrastructure Corporation ("Capstone") (TSX:CSE.PR.A) is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Kennedy to the position of Chief Financial Officer and as a member of the Board of Directors, effective April 1, 2017.
Mr. Kennedy has been with Capstone since its inception in 2011, most recently as Vice President, Finance and as Chief Financial Officer of Capstone Power Corp., Capstone's power subsidiary. Prior to joining Capstone, he was the Vice President of Finance with Capstone's predecessor, Macquarie Power and Infrastructure Corporation, and also held progressively senior roles at Ernst & Young, where he specialized in public company financial reporting. Mr. Kennedy is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and is a member of both CPA Ontario and the American Institute of CPAs in Illinois.
Michael Smerdon, Capstone's outgoing Chief Financial Officer, will assume the title of Chief Executive Officer of iCON Infrastructure Canada Inc. ("iCON Canada"), a subsidiary of iCON Infrastructure LLP, the UK-based investment advisory business that led the acquisition of Capstone in 2016. In this new role, also effective April 1, 2017, Mr. Smerdon will lead the activities of iCON Canada, with responsibility for driving investments and growth across Canada and the US. He will remain on Capstone's Board of Directors.
ABOUT CAPSTONE INFRASTRUCTURE CORPORATION
Capstone's mission is to provide investors with an attractive total return from responsibly managed long-term investments in power generation in North America. The Corporation's strategy is to develop, acquire and manage a portfolio of high quality power businesses that operate in a contractually-defined environment and generate stable cash flow. Capstone currently owns, operates and develops thermal and renewable power generation facilities in North America with a total installed capacity of net 505 megawatts. Please visit www.capstoneinfrastructure.com for more information.
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