Nadia El Mallakh

Nadia is a seasoned leader in the clean energy, utility and legal sectors. In 2024, she joined the Coalition for Green Capital (CGC) as the senior vice president of strategic partnerships. 

Previously, Nadia spent 17 years at Xcel Energy in various capacities. Most recently, she was the Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Clean Transportation where she built the new division and team that created, launched and scaled 20 industry-leading, customer programs and secured multi-million-dollar regulatory wins as well as key industry partnerships. Under Nadia’s leadership, the team focused on customer experience and their flagship program maintained a 95% customer satisfaction score since its 2020 launch. Nadia built and managed a five-year, billion-dollar budget and drove 250%+ year-over-year growth as the division leader. She first joined Xcel Energy in 2007 to practice real estate law, leading the real estate legal team. Before joining Xcel Energy, Nadia was in private practice at several international law firms including Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP. 

Additionally, Nadia is a member of the Joint Office of Energy and Transportation’s federal advisory committee, known as the Electric Vehicle Working Group (EVWG). The EVWG makes recommendations to the U.S. Secretaries of Energy and Transportation regarding the development, adoption, and integration of light-, medium-, and heavy-duty electric vehicles (EVs) into the country’s transportation and energy systems