Co-Founder + CEO
Chris is Co-Founder and CEO of SYSO Technologies. Chris co-founded SYSO in 2020 to maximize renewable energy penetration and participation in the growing list of clean peak-reduction programs.
Prior to SYSO, Chris built and led the Bluewave Finance Group, serving both the Solar Loan and Community Solar businesses. In this role, Chris led the design, launch and operationalization of both business lines, built out multiple teams, and led the company's go-to market strategies.
Prior to BlueWave, Chris spent 10 years with EnerNOC (acquired by Enel), a leading provider of energy intelligence software (EIS), where he rose through the operations organization, leading large teams, driving global expansion, and delivering on aggressive operational goals. He led the Operations department, building out a 250-member team providing project management, engineering, environmental permitting, and customer support throughout Europe, U.K., Asia-Pac, and the Americas. Prior to EnerNOC, Chris worked in software engineering roles at several large multinational energy firms.
Chris holds an M.A. in Energy Policy from the University of New Hampshire and a B.A. in Geography from the University of Vermont. He is also an Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and Certified Energy Auditor (CEA). Chris lives with his wife and son in Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA.