Amit Narayan

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, AutoGrid Systems

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, AutoGrid, which builds software applications that enable a smarter energy internet. The company's AutoGrid Flex™ suite of energy internet applications allows utilities, electricity retailers, renewable energy project developers and energy service providers to deliver cheap, clean and reliable energy by managing networked distributed energy resources (DERs) in real time and at scale. AutoGrid Flex has more than 2,000 megawatts of DERs under contract with more than 25 global energy companies around the world. Under his leadership, AutoGrid has been recognized with several prestigious industry awards including the 2016 Energy Productivity Innovation Challenge (EPIC), Greentech Media's Grid Edge Award 2016, Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer 2016, World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer 2015, Red Herring Top 100 North America 2015, 2017 Cleantech Global 100, and Industrial Innovation Company of the Year 2014 by the Cleantech Group.