Ursula Godoy-Arbelaez has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Sol-REIT. Godoy-Arbelaez most recently served as CFO and Treasurer for CatchMark Timber Trust (NYSE: CTT) a self-administered and self-managed, publicly-traded REIT. She brings more than 20 years of experience in strategic planning, capital allocation, mergers & acquisitions, finance, treasury, investor engagement, risk management, and accounting to the Sol-REIT team. Godoy-Arbelaez also has extensive experience in both the public and private markets, including raising capital and creating shareholder value.
In her role as Sol-REIT CFO, Godoy-Arbelaez will serve as a strategic business partner responsible for evaluating, enhancing and executing on strategic direction, leading financial planning, reporting and accounting, designing and implementing financial processes, and managing cash flows.
"We're very pleased to enhance our executive suite with the addition of an executive with extremely relevant experience to our growth stage and the structured finance products we are bringing to market for renewables," stated Sol-REIT CEO Mark Settles. "It's a plus that Ursula comes from a background of sustainability," he continued.
Sol-REIT, LLC serves as a structured finance partner for renewable energy development, ensuring access to construction to permanent financing for middle-market solar developers who want to preserve their equity in their projects. By financing solar like real estate, Sol-REIT provides long-term, fixed rate debt that matches the operational life of an asset, and lowers cost of capital for developers. For more information or to speak to a member of the Sol-REIT team, please click the get-started button above.
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