Essential PowerTM is owned by Industry Funds Management (IFM), a global investment management company. IFM is one of the largest global investors in infrastructure with a diversified portfolio of energy assets across the U.S., Europe and Australia.
The IFM Global Infrastructure Fund (“IFM GIF”) holds Essential Power’s assets, with electricity generation representing 20 percent of IFM GIF’s investments.
IFM has closed 45 infrastructure investments since 1994 and has $30 billion under management across a range of investment products; including $9 billion of global infrastructure investments under management.
IFM’s investments include generation and transportation of energy, information, people and products and real property from which services to the community or government are delivered.
Industry Funds Management, which has offices in New York, London, Melbourne and Sydney, pioneered infrastructure investing on behalf of pension funds and institutional investors. An open-ended fund structure allows IFM to take a longer-term view of investing, with hold periods of 40 – 60 years.