Robin Delmer is a Partner, Co-Founder & Co-CEO of Monarch Private Capital. Robin is charged with identifying tax equity and ESG-related investment opportunities. For more than 15 years, he has introduced influential investors to projects that generate tax credits in the country’s most significant and leading-edge industries, including the flourishing renewable energy industry, the preservation of historically significant landmarks, affordable housing, and the film and entertainment business. He also leads the asset management group, overseeing existing investment projects in 30 states.
Prior to Monarch, Robin worked as an investment banker for Equitable Securities. Later, he became a founding partner of Capitol Development Group, an Atlanta-based affordable housing developer responsible for the creation of more than 5,000 high-quality residential units across Georgia and Florida. Robin launched his first entrepreneurial venture while earning his bachelor’s degree in economics from Vanderbilt University by opening the San Antonio Taco Company. After expanding the business into a popular restaurant chain, he sold the company in 1990. It remains in operation in Nashville, Tennessee.
Robin is on the board of Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association for the U.S. solar industry, leading the transformation to a clean energy economy. He is actively involved in numerous civic and community projects and is currently a board member of Live Thrive Atlanta, a nonprofit organization focused on creating a sustainable environment, including the management of the Center for Hard to Recycle Materials. Robin also serves on the real estate board for the Westside Future Fund, a nonprofit committed to helping historic Westside neighborhoods revitalize and develop into a community Dr. King would be proud to call home. He previously served on the board for Litehouse Partners, Atlanta Urban League and Preferred Real Estate Funds, LLC, among other organizations.
Education & Professional Associations
- BS in Economics, Vanderbilt University
- Board Member, Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)
- Board Member, Live Thrive Atlanta
- Real Estate Board Member, Westside Future Fund
- Prior Board Member, Litehouse Partners, Atlanta Urban League and Preferred Real Estate Funds, LLC
Favorite ESG Projects
- St. John's Seminary
- Hotel Clermont
- Live Thrive's CHaRM (Center for Hard to Recycle Materials)
- Atlanta Community Food Bank
- Giving Kitchen