Mark McCall is a Managing Director of the Lime Rock New Energy team with responsibility for deal sourcing, execution, and overall fund management. Mark was appointed by President Obama to serve as the Executive Director of the Loan Programs Office at the U.S. Department of Energy from 2015 to 2017. In that capacity, he reported directly to the Secretary of Energy and was responsible for a $30 billion portfolio of existing clean energy technology investments, as well as originating new loans from four loan programs designed to support the commercialization of innovative technologies spanning the automotive, nuclear, hydrocarbons, and renewables industries. Mark joined Lime Rock Partners at its inception in 1998 and served as the firm’s first Chief Financial Officer (17 years) and General Counsel (12 years). He also served as a member of the Lime Rock Partners Investment Committee for 13 years. Excluding his time of service in the Department of Energy, he had oversight responsibility for the operational functions of both Lime Rock Partners and Lime Rock Resources, including accounting, tax, legal, compliance, human resources, and information technology.
Prior to joining Lime Rock, Mark worked at Delus Corporation, Lehman Brothers, and E-II Holdings in positions in finance and international business. Based in Westport, Connecticut, Mark previously served on the board of directors of Deer Creek Energy, Nexcom Telecommunications, Noble Rochford Drilling, and SmartSynch, Inc. He is a graduate of Georgetown University (B.A.) and Yale Law School (J.D.).