NGP Investment Team

Phil Deutch, Managing Partner

Philip Deutch

Phil founded NGP ETP in 2005 and has been investing in the energy technology sector since 1997.  He has led investments in renewable energy, power quality/reliability, distributed generation, energy management and control, and power electronics.  Prior to NGP ETP, Phil was a Managing Director at Perseus, L.L.C., where he led or co-led the firm’s energy investing activities and was a member of the firm’s Executive Committee.  Phil holds a JD with distinction from Stanford Law School and a BA in Economics from Amherst College, where he was elected a member of Phi Beta Kappa.  Phil is a member of the External Advisory Board of the MIT Solar Study, Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Folger Shakespeare Library and a Founding Board Member of Capital for Children.  Phil is a board member of Catapult Energy Services, LED Engin, Oilfield Water Logistics and TPI Composites, and a former board member of American Wind Capital.