Nicole Martin is a Senior Director, Sustainable Finance and Green Evaluations Analytic Coordinator for the Americas at S&P Global Ratings. Prior to joining S&P Global Ratings’ Sustainable Finance team in 2016, Nicole managed the Toronto-based credit rating team for regulated utilities, midstream, merchant generation and oil and gas corporates across Canada. In addition to 15 plus years of credit analysis focused on the energy sector, Nicole has firsthand experience of the electric utility business and related environmental planning. She has held a variety of roles that include operations, financial, and strategic planning positions at a major Canadian integrated utility and later at a large transmission company. Nicole has also provided consultative services to utilities in Canada, Hungary, Thailand, and Korea. She is a licensed professional engineer in Ontario with a Bachelor of Applied Science from University of Toronto and a Masters of Engineering from McMaster University.