Creating a more sustainable future.
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Powering our communities.
Energy providers are tasked with creating efficient, affordable, and sustainable energy for everyone in their communities. It’s a big job that Uplight is excited to help with.
Uplight is the bridge to the clean energy future.
Uplight connects energy providers to their decarbonization goals. Partnering with more than 80 of the world’s leading electric and gas utilities, our energy expertise, innovation, and scale are unmatched.
Our 400 energy experts are an extension of your team.
Uplight challenges our energy providers to develop more innovative solutions to achieve their goals. We have a collaborative process to ensure success because more affordable and cleaner energy is our goal too. It’s not easy, but together we can do it.
Customer Success & Implementation Experts
Data / Behavioral Scientists
Consumer & UX/UI Experts
As a B Corp, we have big goals.
Uplight is proud to be a certified B Corporation—the highest standard for businesses building a more inclusive and sustainable economy.
We have an ambitious environmental goal of reducing CO2 emissions by more than 100 million metric tons and saving consumers more than $10 billion on their energy bills. We’re also committed to building an inclusive and equitable community through our energy providers, and within our workplace.
We live our values.
Not just words on paper, Uplight’s values govern how we work together.
Do the Right Thing
We act with integrity, even when it’s hard.
We’re driven by curiosity and excitement, always ready to learn.
We work to meaningful outcomes, mindful of each step.
We operate as a unified team, made stronger by uniqueness.
Our Investors are aligned with our mission.
Uplight’s investors include Schneider Electric, the global leader in sustainable energy solutions; AES, a global company accelerating the future of sustainable energy; and a group of private equity investors led by Huck Capital that includes Coatue and Inclusive Capital Partners Spring Fund II.
Meet our leaders.
Chief Executive Officer
Adrian is a 20+ year entrepreneur and technology leader. As former CEO of Tendril, Adrian led the company to become a market leader in the use of advanced customer and energy analytics to drive utility customer engagement and demand management. He’s received numerous industry accolades, including being named a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer.
Chief Operating Officer
Angela has 24 years of software industry experience as both an entrepreneur and public company executive. Previously, she served as the CEO Of Apto, Inc., Chief Revenue Officer of publicly held Rally Software, Senior Vice President and General Manager of CA Technologies, and Chief Strategy Officer of Symantec.
Chief Customer Officer
Bryan brings over 20 years of leadership in the energy and technology sectors. He is leading our utility client facing work, including our customer success and client solutions teams. He previously served as the Managing Director of Asia Pacific for Trilliant, and in multiple leadership positions with GE Energy. He has a passion for the industry, and is energized by the challenges we all face in bringing customers into the decarbonization story that is being written.
Chief Financial Officer
Jeff is a seasoned technology executive and trusted business partner who brings a broad range of experience in scaling businesses, building high-performing teams, leading debt and equity financings, enabling a successful IPO and predictable public company execution. Most recently, Jeff served as CFO of Bandwidth, a publicly traded software company focused on enterprise communications. Prior to Bandwidth, Jeff served in successive finance roles for both public and leading private equity owned businesses.
Chief Strategy Officer
Justin is an entrepreneurial leader with 15+ years experience in accelerating a clean energy future. He is passionate about driving change by motivating and enabling a new technology-driven connection for energy users and providers. As Co-Founder and former President of Simple Energy, Justin drove the initiative to certify the company as B-Corporation.
Chief Technology Officer
Jesse has over 15 years of software engineering leadership experience with solutions ranging from consumer web scale to enterprise SaaS. Prior to joining Uplight, he was CTO at Sovrn and Vice President Engineering of Connected Fitness at Under Armour.
Chief Product Officer
Greg has over 20 years of enterprise software experience with a heavy focus on Agile delivery of SaaS platforms. Prior to joining Uplight, Greg was Head of Product for Rally Software in Broadcom’s Enterprise Software Division, Vice President of Engineering at CA Technologies and held a variety of product leadership roles at Return Path.
Chief Marketing Officer
Indy brings more than 20 years of marketing, corporate strategy and executive leadership in energy and technology. He previously served as Vice President of Marketing and Strategy at FirstFuel, and a management consultant with The Boston Consulting Group. Indy is a basketball coach, and believes strongly in the power of teams.
Chief People Officer
Michelle has more than 20 years experience as an executive in fast-growing tech companies. She has held leadership positions in early and late-stage private and public companies, including Mersive Technologies, Ibotta and Dell. As a catalyst for organizational growth and effectiveness, Michelle defines and builds leadership and culture around purpose, inclusion and accountability. She is passionate about people coming together in service of positive social impact.
Senior Vice President, Delivery and Operations
David Schoenberg and his team are responsible for working with our customers to achieve the value and promise of Uplight solutions. He has 20 years of experience in utility customer operations and marketing consulting. At PG&E, he led various functions within the utility's Customer Care department and led various improvement efforts to improve the overall customer experience.
Lauren brings 15+ years legal experience representing technology companies through various stages of growth. Most recently, Lauren served as Chief Legal Officer of Ping Identity Corporation, a public company headquartered in Denver. Prior to Ping Identity, she was a corporate associate in Cooley LLP's corporate securities group. Lauren believes strongly that the best legal departments partner with the business to drive scalability.
Uplight in the Spotlight.
Our spotlight is usually reserved for our utility partners, but here are a few recent awards that we've won.