Bailey McCallum has over 12 years of experience in financing and developing energy assets. Prior to joining Paragon, he served as the COO of GSSG Solar, helping the firm grow its underwriting systems and acquire over 160 MWp of solar energy projects in Japan. As CFO of Element Power Solar, he led the finance, tax, and due diligence effort related to the sale of its 1.4 GW solar project portfolio in the US, Mexico, and Chile. Before serving as CFO, Bailey built the firm’s financial model and managed the financing or sale of over 450 MW of projects now in operations in the US. He previously served as a member of the Power and Renewables team at GE Energy Financial Services where he closed over $2B of tax equity financing for renewable energy projects in the US. He started his career in energy at Rocky Mountain Institute. Bailey earned a BA in biology and neuroscience from Williams College, as well as an MEM and an MBA from Yale University.