Christina Scalzo joined Vision Ridge Partners as principal with an eye to broadening sustainable real assets opportunities.
Scalzo is responsible for sourcing and executing investment opportunities within Vision Ridge’s three sectors of focus — transportation, agriculture and energy. She had been a vice president of M&A and strategy at Vistra Corporation, where she was responsible for all mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, divestitures and venture capital investments.
Vision Ridge has been active in the renewables and real assets space including the recent investment in electric fleet charging company TeraWatt Infrastructure. Officials also recently sold Vanguard Renewables to BlackRock Real Assets. The $2.6 billion firm has been growing its team over the past year with a number of key hires including Paul Luce as managing director responsible for sourcing and leading investments across key sustainable subsectors in energy and mobility. Previously, Luce was a senior investment leader on Partners Group’s private infrastructure investment team.