Adam Comora is the Co-Chief Executive Officer of OPAL Fuels and has co-led the company since it was formed in December 2020. From February 2011 until January 1, 2022, Mr. Comora was with Fortistar, a privately-owned investment firm that provides capital to build, grow and manage companies that address complex sustainability challenges, where among other positions he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of TruStar Energy (now the fuel station services segment of OPAL Fuels).
Prior to joining Fortistar, Mr. Comora was a partner at EnTrust Capital, an asset management firm based in New York City, where he was an integral part of the investment team managing long only equities, a long/short strategy, and a fund of funds.
Prior to EnTrust, Mr. Comora was an Analyst and Associate at JP Morgan Investment Bank from 1994 to 1998.
Jonathan Maurer is the Co-Chief Executive Officer of OPAL Fuels and has co-led the company since it was formed in December 2020.
Previously, Mr. Maurer worked for more than thirty years at Fortistar, a privately-owned investment firm that provides capital to build, grow and manage companies that address complex sustainability challenges. There he was Managing Director and Co-Head of Fortistar’s Investment Team and led all management and investment activities associated with Fortistar’s renewable natural gas, landfill gas to power, and biomass energy investments. Mr. Maurer also served as a member of Fortistar’s management and investment committees.
Prior to Fortistar, Mr. Maurer was a commercial banker with JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Scott Contino is the interim Chief Financial Officer of OPAL Fuels. Scott has been part of the OPAL Fuels businesses since their respective inceptions. Scott also served as the CFO at the time OPAL Fuels was formed and returns to that role while the company seeks a permanent CFO.
Previously, Mr. Contino worked for more than twenty five years at Fortistar, a privately-owned investment firm that provides capital to build, grow and manage companies that address complex sustainability challenges. There he served for eighteen years as CFO, where his principal responsibilities included company-wide accounting, tax, treasury, and insurance matters.
Mr. Contino received an MBA from INSEAD and a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University.
John Coghlin is General Counsel and has been with the company since June 2021.
Prior to joining OPAL Fuels, Mr. Coghlin served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Colt Defense, a manufacturing firm based in West Hartford, Connecticut. From 2007 to 2014, he served as the Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel at Healthcor Group, a global registered investment advisor. Prior to Healthcor, Mr. Coghlin served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the Operations Division of Citizens Financial Group.
He began his career as an associate with the law firm of Rogers & Wells.
Scott Edelbach is an Executive Vice President of OPAL Fuels and has been with the company since December 2020. Mr. Edelbach was a founder of TruStar Energy which was formed in 2009.
Prior to joining TruStar Energy, Mr. Edelbach worked at Oshkosh Truck Corporation for 18 years where his last position was Vice President of the Refuse Division. At Oshkosh Truck Corporation, Mr. Edelbach led the company to become the first major OEM in the U.S. to build and integrate natural gas fuel systems into large class 8 trucks. He was part of the development teams creating heavy duty electric hybrid chassis and utility bodies, such as garbage trucks and concrete mixers, that were to be used for commercial application nationally and in European markets.
Anthony Falbo is the Chief Operating Officer of OPAL Fuels and has been with the company since December 2020.
From 2006 until December 2020, Mr. Falbo served in a similar capacity as Senior Vice President at Fortistar.
He has more than 36 years of experience working in the energy sector, both in the management of operating energy facilities as well as construction management. During his time at Fortistar, Mr. Falbo participated in the acquisition of over 30 landfill gas-to-energy power projects and developed a best-in-class operating team.
Prior to joining Fortistar, from 1991 to 2006, he served as an electrical power generation Supervisor for NAES Corporation. From 1985 to 1991, Mr. Falbo worked in the U.S. Navy Nuclear Power Program onboard submarines.
David Unger is an Executive Vice President of OPAL Fuels and has been with the company since December 2020. Mr. Unger served at Fortistar from February 2018 until January 1, 2022, where he served as a Senior Vice President.
Mr. Unger previously worked for Waste Management, Inc. for 23 years and developed their renewable natural gas (RNG) and compressed natural gas (CNG) monetization lines of business.
Mr. Unger has developed over 70 renewable energy facilities, including RNG, landfill gas (LFG) to electricity, and Solar. Mr. Unger managed Waste Management’s California CNG truck assets, monetizing both internally produced RNG and third-party sources RNG.
In 2015 and 2016, Mr. Unger was selected to Waste Management’s “Circle of Excellence” for outstanding achievement.