Rael McNally, Director, is a senior Portfolio Manager with BlackRock's Global Renewable Power group and is a founding member of BlackRock Renewable Power and BlackRock Infrastructure having joined the team upon its formation in 2011. Mr. McNally shares responsibility for investment origination, underwriting, execution and portfolio management across the Americas and OECD markets (ex-Europe) and is a rotating member of the Investment Committee. Mr. McNally also played a lead role in the establishment of BlackRock's c.$12bn global Infrastructure Debt platform. Prior to joining BlackRock , Mr. McNally was a Senior Executive in the Treasury and Corporate Finance team at NTR plc., a global infrastructure investor with a presence across renewable energy, sustainable waste and waste water management as well as transportation infrastructure. Previously, he served as an Executive with KPMG Corporate Finance in their Infrastructure, M&A and Valuations practice where he worked on a number of successful infrastructure, energy and real estate mandates. Mr. McNally holds a first class honors degree and a Masters in Management Science and Information Systems Studies from Trinity College, Dublin, as well as a Masters in Accounting from the Smurfit Business School, UCD and is also a Chartered Accountant.