Michael Naylor is co-founder of The Auriga Partnership, an international consultancy and advisory business focused on the environmental and clean energy investment sectors. He is a Non-Executive Director of Jupiter Green Investment Trust PLC and of Canopy Capital, and is Chairman of the Advisory Board of the HRH Prince of Wales ‘The Prince’s Rainforests Project’.
Mr. Naylor is an advisory board member of the American Council on Renewable Energy, a not for profit (501.3c) organization based in Washington DC, where he is Chairman of the CEO Council. Additionally Mr. Naylor is a member of the prestigious International Advisory Board of SOAS at The University of London.
He was an early stage investor in Aquamarine Power, today a successful marine renewable business based in Scotland, and was a board member from 2005 – 2007. During his board tenure, the shareholder valuation of Aquamarine Power increased significantly and was recognized as one of the most successful venture-backed renewables businesses in Europe. Mr. Naylor is a trusted adviser to some of the world’s leading Chief Executives and Chairmen in the renewable energy and sustainability sectors, and consults widely in Europe, North America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia.