Eric Alini is the Managing Partner of Counterpointe Energy Partners and its various subsidiaries including Counterpointe Sustainable Real Estate. Prior to founding the Counterpointe, Mr. Alini was responsible for the Merrill Lynch Global Principal Finance Group investing and risk of over $21 Billion of alternative assets for Merrill Lynch's capital. Mr. Alini was a Managing Director at Merrill Lynch for 13 years and held a number of other senior positions in his career with Merrill Lynch including Head of CMBS trading, Head of International CMBS, and Head of Global Corporate Loan Portfolio Management. He also managed the Merrill Lynch Bank USA's portfolio of asset-backed securities. Mr. Alini is also a member of the board of Urban Green in NYC.