ANNAPOLIS, Md., Sept. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. ("Hannon Armstrong") (NYSE: HASI), a leading provider of debt and equity financing for sustainable infrastructure projects, today announced that its President & Chief Executive Officer, Jeffrey Eckel, has been named to The Daily Record's 2013 Maryland's Most Admired CEOs List. Mr. Eckel will be honored this evening at an award ceremony and will be profiled in a special magazine to be included in the September 20, 2013 edition of The Daily Record.
The winners were selected based on several criteria: leadership and vision; competitiveness and innovation; community leadership and service; financial performance and growth; corporate leadership; and board service and nonprofit involvement. In addition, each nominee submitted a letter of recommendation from a current staff member and at least one letter from a nonprofit or other board on which the CEO serves.
Mr. Eckel has been with Hannon Armstrong as president and chief executive officer since 2000 and is also Chairman of our Board. Additionally, he has served as the Chairman of the Maryland Clean Energy Center since 2011 and is currently a member of the Johns Hopkins Environmental, Energy, Sustainability and Health Institute's advisory council.
About Hannon Armstrong
Hannon Armstrong makes debt and equity investments in sustainable infrastructure projects. We focus on profitable projects that increase energy efficiency, provide cleaner energy, positively impact the environment or make more efficient use of natural resources. We began our business more than 30 years ago, and since 2000, using our direct origination platform, we have provided or arranged over $4.0 billion of financing in more than 450 sustainable infrastructure transactions. Hannon Armstrong targets projects that have high credit quality obligors, fully contracted revenue streams and inherent economic value.
Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc., based in Annapolis, MD, has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust, or REIT, for federal income tax purposes.
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