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CEO Coaching International Congratulates Client Orion Energy on Successful Capital Partnerships

MIAMI, Fla., Jan, 22, 2021 – CEO Coaching International, the leading firm coaching over 340 of the world’s top growth-focused entrepreneurs, congratulates its client Orion Energy and CEO Nazar Massouh on two new recent capital partnerships.

Orion Energy is a capital partner focused on “creative debt solutions for middle market energy services and infrastructure,” based in New York and Houston. Last month, it announced two key partnerships – a $135 million capital partnership deal with Arkansas-based Highland Pellets and a $150 million capital partnership deal with Houston-based Caliche Development Partners.

“We are really proud of our team for successfully navigating unprecedented times in the economy and the world in 2020,” CEO Nazar Massouh said of the deals and his team’s success. “Each member of our 24-person team made an outsized contribution to help us have another record year in the 5-year history of Orion Energy. Our partnership with CEO Coaching International helped us identify, prioritize and cultivate the most impactful areas of our business to help Orion Energy adapt and execute in the uncertain times of the last few months,” he added.

CEO Coaching International Partner and Nazar’s Coach Bill Whitehead expressed his praise for the Orion Energy team. “Nazar is a great leader of a very talented group of individuals achieving some dynamic growth,” he said.

About Orion Energy Partners
Orion Energy Partners is a private capital partner to lower/middle market energy infrastructure and related companies, primarily in North America, with assets under management in excess of $2.0 billion. Orion Energy provides non-control and non-dilutive capital in flexible, senior secured loan structures as an alternative to equity investment and traditional loans. Orion Energy’s target investment sectors include downstream, renewable fuels, sustainable and conventional power generation, energy efficiency, midstream, digital infrastructure, asset-heavy services, recycling, and other industrial or environmentally innovative energy opportunities. Orion Energy manages long-term, committed capital across multiple investment funds, allowing it to forge transformational relationships across a diverse group of companies and to be patient and supportive as these organizations execute on their business plans. Orion Energy aims to have more than 50% of its capital partnerships support a transition to sustainable, environmentally innovative energy businesses and practices. Please visit www.OrionEnergyPartners.com to learn more about our capital partnerships.

About CEO Coaching International

CEO Coaching International works with CEOs and their leadership teams to achieve extraordinary results quarter after quarter, year after year. Known globally for its success in coaching growth-focused entrepreneurs to meaningful exits, CEO Coaching International has coached more than 1,000 CEOs and entrepreneurs in more than 60 countries and 45 industries. The coaches at CEO Coaching International are former CEOs, presidents, or executives who have made BIG happen. The firm’s coaches have led double-digit sales and profit growth in businesses ranging in size from startups to over $10 billion, and many are founders that have led their companies through successful eight, nine, and ten-figure exits. Companies working with CEO Coaching International for two years or more have experienced an average EBITDA CAGR of 67.8% during their time as a client, nearly four times the U.S. average and a revenue CAGR of 25.5%, more than twice the U.S. average.

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