C. Scott Wilson

Scott Wilson has almost 30 years of advisory and consulting experience providing strategy, operations, infrastructure development, asset management, market, customer, policy, and business advisory to energy corporations, utilities, and technology companies.  His industry and business knowledge includes wholesale/regional energy markets, generation/T&D operations and maintenance, field services, customer-side operations, customer service and engagement, retail market development and demand-side planning, and energy grid/system network operations.  He has significan experience in strategy, business, and operations planning and implementation for Smart Grid, distributed energy resources (DER), and other emerging supply portfolio, grid management, and customer-side Smart/Clean technologies.

Areas of Expertise

  • Energy & Industry:  regional markets, wholesale/generation fleet operations, T&D operations, field services
  • Smart/Clean Technologies:  smart grid (e.g., AMI, etc.), renewables, smart inverters, DER operations, DSO/TSO
  • Enterprise Management:  O&M, asset planning/mgt, capital, finance/risk, compliance, policy
  • Customer/Markets:  DER/RE, C&I microgrids and smart communities, segmentation, retail strategies/programs
  • Technology planning, application, and intellectual property (IP) management

Experience & Background

  • Years of experience in the electric power industry................................................................................... 1990–Present
  • Vice President, Energy and Utilities, Quanta Technology ......................................................................... 2018–Present
  • Vice President, Advisory – Energy and Utilities, HKA Global.......................................................................... 2017–2018
  • Principal, Engineering Management Consulting Practice, Exponent............................................................ 2014–2017
  • Founder and CEO, CSWilsongroup International Advanced Energy Advisory............................................ 2012–2014
  • Director, Energy Advisory Services (EAS) Group, WorleyParsons................................................................ 2011–2012
  • Partner (2008–2011); Director (2006–2008), ScottMadden, Inc................................................................ 2006–2011
  • President and Co-founder, NorthStar Concepts, Inc....................................................................................... 1996–2006
  • Managing Associate, Senior Associate, and Associate, ScottMadden, Inc................................................... 1990–1996
  • Captain, 1st Lieutenant, and 2nd Lieutenant, Corps of Engineers, United States Army............................ 1984–1988

Accomplishments & Industry Recognition

  • Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), 2009
    • AEE board-certified measurement and verification professional (CMVP)
    • AEE board-certified energy audit professional (CEA)
  • Over 35 publications, presentations, and industry leadership forums/conferences

Education

  • MBA, Business Administration, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (UNC), 1990
  • BS, Civil Engineering, Virginia Military Institute (VMI), 1984