Brian J. Daly, is Managing Member of Cardinal Hill Energy Partners LLC. Prior to Cardinal Hill Energy, Mr. Daly was a Director of Conning responsible for the firm’s alternative investment program in energy. Prior to Conning, Mr. Daly was Managing Director and Head of Power for the Energy and Infrastructure Group at Trust Company of the West which during his tenure grew from $0.5 billion to more than $6.3 billion AUM. He was also the Senior Portfolio Manager for the $500 million Boilermaker Cogeneration and Infrastructure Fund from 1996. While at TCW, Mr. Daly was responsible for more than 90 investments representing over $2.4 billion of capital in the power, bio-fuels, and infrastructure areas. In addition to investment, Mr. Daly was instrumental in creating the Global Project Fund series of CLO’s ($2.5 billion AUM) and creating and raising, with joint venture partners Swiss Re and Conning, the European Clean Energy Fund (€354 million) which was the largest dedicated power fund in Europe at its closing. Prior to joining TCW in 1992, Mr. Daly was with Axel Johnson Energy Development and Long Island Lighting Co. Mr. Daly is a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and earned an MBA in Finance from Baruch College of CUNY.