TAMPA, Fla., Dec.17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Seas Water Corporation, a leading provider of large-scale water treatment services, today announced that Lee Muller has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and a member of the Executive Committee.
Mr. Muller joins Seven Seas Water from ContourGlobal, a key player in the global energy market, where he was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He started as one of the first few employees at ContourGlobal and played an important role in executing their international growth strategy, which today comprises a portfolio of over thirty power plants in eighteen countries across four continents. Mr. Muller was a core member of the management team and was responsible for commercial and investment banking, multilateral and rating agency relationships. During his tenure at ContourGlobal, Mr. Muller negotiated project and corporate financings, including several Euromoney Project Finance Deals of the Year.
Prior to ContourGlobal, Mr. Muller was an investment banker with Goldman Sachs where he specialized in international project financing and was responsible for originating, structuring and executing complex infrastructure financings in the international bank and capital markets.
Robert Dixon, Seven Seas Water's CEO, said, "Mr. Muller's experience executing on global growth strategies with a successful start-up company brings value to the Seven Seas Water team. He has an extensive background in investment banking for large international energy projects, and this knowledge correlates well with our build-own-operate business model for water services. Mr. Muller's skill in establishing finance arrangements with both private and government-supported entities is precisely the expertise we were looking for to support our growth initiatives."
Commenting on his new position, Mr. Muller said, "I am thrilled to join Seven Seas Water and look forward to working with its talented management team in executing the Company's global growth mandate. With its solid operating capability, the Company is well-positioned to capitalize on favorable industry and market dynamics."
About Seven Seas Water Corporation
Seven Seas Water provides total water management solutions for municipal, industrial and commercial clients. The Company specializes in the supply of potable, ultra pure and reuse water. The solutions include the design, financing, construction, and operation of dedicated water treatment facilities. Seven Seas Water maintains ownership of the water facilities while long term sale contracts and/or public-private partnerships guarantee the quantity and quality of water required to meet client needs. Seven Seas Water, based in Tampa, Florida, is operating in nine countries in the Caribbean and Latin America and is expanding to provide water services globally.
SOURCE Seven Seas Water Corporation