Global Director, Energy Services
Dr. Chris Ziesler has worked in the renewable power sector for over twenty years. As Global Director of Energy Services, he provides strategic direction to UL’s wind and solar energy consultancy. He focuses particularly on energy assessments, project development and performance services. Prior to this, he oversaw the company’s technical advisory services for the Due Diligence Group. Before joining UL Dr. Ziesler held senior level positions for wind and renewable energy developers and operators: Powergen Renewables, Shell WindEnergy, and Wind Capital Group. His extensive experience includes management of technical due diligence programs for several wind projects valued over several hundred million dollars, management of commercial operations for hundreds of megawatts of wind assets, management of wind resource and energy assessment programs, the creation of due diligence reports used for financing by large developers, and offshore wind energy analysis. Dr. Ziesler is frequently called upon to speak as an industry expert. He was program co‐chair of the AWEA Resource Assessment Workshops in Seattle, WA (2011), Pittsburgh, PA (2012) and Renton, WA (2019).
Dr. Ziesler holds a Bachelor’s in Physics from Oxford University and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Aston University.
Tuesday, September 24
1:00 PM – 1:10 PM