Craig has over 20 years of experience in energy and environmental markets. Prior to joining Viridios Capital, Craig launched North American Carbon desks for ICAP and OTC Global Holdings. He established carbon origination and brokerage focusing on pre-compliance US-based voluntary project development. At ICAP, Craig successfully structured over $10M USD notional transactions of various carbon commodities. Craig also brokered the first ever compliance carbon trade in the United States under The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI). Prior to ICAP, Craig worked at AEP as both an energy and emission trader. As an emission trader, Craig optimized emission allowance positions for all of AEP’s operating companies to meet U.S. EPA requirements. Responsibilities included shaping portfolio strategy, executing trades, setting budgets, and addressing regulatory requests for SO2, NOx and CO2 allowances worth over $100 million.