Our Leadership


Jeffrey A. Lipson

Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer

Jeffrey A. Lipson is executive vice president, chief financial officer, and chief operating officer of Hannon Armstrong (NYSE: HASI), a leading investor in climate solutions.

Mr. Lipson joined Hannon Armstrong in 2019 and has been instrumental in the evolution of the company’s capital markets capabilities. He is responsible for all financial functions, including accounting, treasury, capital markets, and investor relations. He also oversees the company’s continued enhancement of its operating platform.

Previously, he was president and chief executive officer of Congressional Bank. Prior to that, Mr. Lipson was the senior vice president and treasurer of CapitalSource; and a senior vice president in Corporate Treasury at Bank of America and its predecessor FleetBoston Financial. Mr. Lipson’s corporate leadership and investor relations expertise were recognized by Institutional Investor’s prestigious 2021 All-America Executive Team survey, ranking him #1 in the Best CFO category for small-cap financial institutions.

Mr. Lipson serves on the board of directors of the Jewish Council for the Aging of Greater Washington. He holds a Master of Business Administration in finance from New York University’s Leonard N. Stern School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in economics from Pennsylvania State University.