- Chief Operating Officer, Nuveen Green Capital
About Andrew Zech
Andrew is the Chief Operating Officer of Nuveen Green Capital, a leading provider of sustainable commercial real estate finance. He leads the firm’s loan sourcing, transactions, underwriting, partnerships, and go-to-market strategy. Andrew helped start Greenworks Lending in 2015 and he has led the firm’s growth into the nation’s leading C-PACE lender as the firm has closed 600+ loans ($1.7B+) across every active C-PACE market.
Prior to starting Greenworks, Andrew launched new products and led sales and marketing teams at The Advisory Board Company – a healthcare technology and consulting firm that has since been acquired by United Healthcare. Andrew specializes in scaling high growth companies. He advises several sustainability-focused startups and sits on the board of Alpen HPP, an energy-efficient window manufacturer.
Andrew received his undergraduate degree from The University of Pennsylvania and graduate degree from Georgetown University.