Blog of a recovering investment banker obsessed with startups and energy transition. Follow my thoughts as I monkey around for a bit and learn new things.


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Deanna Zhang

Deanna is the creator of EtechMonkey. She is passionate about helping startups and others in the innovation ecosystem navigate energy transition.

Before starting EtechMonkey, she led the Energy Technology Banking division at Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., covering clients in areas such as energy software, industrial technology, environmental infrastructure, and alternative energy. She was responsible for deal origination and execution, performing industry and company research, and providing thought leadership in the energy technology space. She has advised dozens of companies on their capital and exit strategies, spoken at a variety of events and conferences, and written 100+ articles on the topics of energy transition and technology. 

Deanna holds a BA in Statistics from Yale University and is a native of Houston, TX. In her free time, she enjoys skiing, reading narrative nonfiction, and looking at dog pictures.

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