David R Jankowsky is currently the Founder and President of Francis Renewable Energy, LLC. Prior to founding the company, David was Vice President – International Business Development for SunEdison, Inc., an $8B market cap renewable energy company. While there, David was responsible for all aspects of corporate development in the Asia-Pacific and Sub-Saharan Africa regions.
In addition, from 2013-2014, David served as the general manager for Malaysia, where he developed, financed and completed 25MWs of solar installations, making SunEdison the largest solar developer in the country, and from 2010-2013, David served as the regional general counsel for Asia-Pacific and Africa, overseeing an internal legal team of 10 attorneys. Prior to SunEdison, David was an energy project finance attorney at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP in Washington, DC, where he closed over $2B of energy project finance transactions. David has an undergraduate degree from Middlebury College in Vermont, and a juris doctorate degree from the Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, DC.