SPEAKERS

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Robert G. Morgan

CEO, Energy Storage, GE Renewable Energy

Opening Plenary

9.00 – 10.00 | Thursday 13 June 2019

Mr. Morgan has 30 years of experience in global energy businesses and markets. During a 15- year career with the AES Corporation, he led electric power plant and integrated utility businesses as CEO/GM in Kazakhstan, Chile and El Salvador. Mr. Morgan then co-founded and led corporate strategy and project development activities at Agile Energy, Inc. and Ausra, Inc.

He most recently spent 4 years at RES Americas as Chief Strategy Officer and EVP for New Business where he was responsible for new commercial activities, including sales and marketing across the company’s technology portfolio as well as leading strategy, corporate communication and market development. Mr. Morgan has closed more than 8 GW of project transactions worldwide representing more than $5 billion in project value. He was instrumental in building companies by successfully developing, acquiring and operating utility-scale renewable and conventional power generating assets.

Mr. Morgan holds a BA in Economics and MS in Engineering from Stanford University. He currently serves on the board of Grid-Net, Inc. a software company powering advanced metering and infrastructure networks around the globe.