Vice President, Products and Strategy
Dr. Burmester is Vice President of Products and Strategy at Energy Solutions. In addition, he provides executive management of integrated demand side management programs and oversees clean transportation, renewables, information systems, and intelligent grid company services. Prior to joining Energy Solutions, Dr. Burmester served as CTO of Confoti, Inc. – a consumer digital technology services company – and CEO of Formation Software services – a software contracting company providing information systems support to utilities, technology, and financial companies including Pacific Gas & Electric Company, Hewlett Packard, and Charles Schwab. Chris also worked as a research engineer in Apple Computer’s Advanced Technology Group and as a research associate at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories. Dr. Burmester lectures in Advanced Topics in Integrated Demand Side Management at Stanford University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
- University of California at Berkeley, Ph.D. Materials Science Engineering
Minor: Solid State Physics
- University of California at Berkeley, M.S. Materials Science Engineering
Minor: Energy Resources
- University of California at Berkeley, B.S. Materials Science Engineering
Minor: Computer Science