Russell leads United Wind towards our vision of a future where consumer-scale wind is an important part of this country’s energy mix. Russell is focused on guiding the team to develop optimal strategies and implementation plans to best achieve this vision. Additionally, he is also responsible for leading the company’s efforts to raise project finance capital for the company’s nationwide portfolio of wind energy projects.
Prior to founding United Wind, Russell founded and served as CEO of Wind Analytics, the leading wind and financial data provider for the distributed wind energy industry. Russell studied design and architecture at FIT in NY and has been a frequent guest lecturer at Columbia University, Cooper Union, and NYU Stern on various subject matters including entrepreneurship and renewable energy.