Mr. Bird joined Juniper in 2014 and has been involved with many of the firm’s private investments since that time. Mr. Bird has been working in the energy industry for over 15 years in various capacities. Prior to joining Juniper, he worked for Whiteside Energy as a Vice President in the Gas and Power Analytics group. He also managed gas and power trading books for Whiteside and Velocity Merchant Energy. Mr. Bird developed his background knowledge of energy markets through his experience with the Bonneville Power Administration working in hydro power planning and later with Citigroup Energy as the Vice President of West Power Fundamentals.
Mr. Bird graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering.