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
Jaylene brings 15+ years of finance and accounting, people, facilities and legal experience—including CPA and CIA certifications—to her role at Uplight. Previously as CFO of Tendril, she established processes to help the company scale and grow effectively and efficiently. She is passionate about ensuring the right people are in the right roles.
Chief Innovation Officer
As the CTO of Simple Energy, Jennifer applied her extensive experience in AMI/smart grid, SCADA, and outage management systems to leading product and software development teams. She brings experience and passion for the energy industry having helped lead commercialization at the National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL).
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 Business Officer
Ray Young is Chief Business Officer, where his team is responsible for working with our customers to achieve the value and promise of Uplight solutions. He has more than 20 years of experience in consulting, and helping companies realize business vision through technology innovation and customer engagement solutions.
Chief Technology Officer
Ronnie has more than 25 years of experience leading software engineering organizations on platforms including building capabilities for high availability SaaS offerings in an Agile environment. Previously, Ronnie was the CTO for ZOLL Data, a leader in healthcare IT targeting emergency services and healthcare IoT. As CTO of ZOLL Data, he led product strategy and engineering. Ronnie holds a Bachelor of Science and a PhD in Computer Science and is a Wharton Fellow.
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.
Uplight in the Spotlight.
Our spotlight is usually reserved for our utility partners, but here are a few recent awards that we've won.