Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Triangle Peak Partners
Mike Morgan (’90, MA ’90) is a co-founding partner of Triangle Peak Partners, LP, a venture capital and growth equity firm focused on energy and technology. Mike is the lead director of Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE: KMI), one of the largest energy infrastructure companies in North America – a company he joined at its founding in 1997. He headed Kinder Morgan’s corporate development efforts until 2001, completing 23 acquisitions worth over $5 billion, before serving as the company’s President until 2004. He has served on the board of Sunnova Energy International, Inc. (NYSE: NOVA), a leading residential solar and energy storage company, and its predecessors since 2015. Mike also serves as the Chairman of Star Peak Energy Transition Corp (NYSE:STPK) and Star Peak Corp II (NYSE:STPC). STPK has announced a merger with Stem, a leading provider of AI-driven energy storage solutions, and he will continue to serve as a director of the combined company. He previously served on the boards of directors of two public energy funds affiliated with Kayne Anderson (NYSE: KYN and KYE) and on the boards of directors of Bunchball Inc., Lytx, Inc. and SCIenergy, Inc. He is a frequent volunteer at Stanford University, currently serving as the National Chair of The Stanford Fund, as co-chair of the Precourt Energy Institute Advisory Council, and on several other advisory committees. Mike received an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a BA in Economics and MA in Sociology from Stanford University.