Joseph Esteves

Co-Head, Private Equity & CFO

Joseph Esteves is the Chief Financial Officer of LS Power, the Co-Head of the Private Equity business and a member of the Management Committee. Mr. Esteves is responsible for all of LS Power Group’s financing activity, having raised over $38 billion in debt and equity capital since 2005.

Mr. Esteves joined LS Power in 2004 and has more than thirty years of experience in the power industry. Prior to LS Power, Mr. Esteves served as Executive VP at Comverge, Inc., a power technology firm serving electric utilities. Previously, he spent fifteen years with major investment banking firms focused on the Energy and Power industries. Those roles included Managing Director and Region Head Project Finance at UBS; Vice President, Structured Finance at Goldman Sachs & Co.; and Vice President, Corporate Finance at Salomon Brothers Inc.

Mr. Esteves received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School and a B.EE from the Cooper Union.