Brad Mattson

Chief Strategy Officer (cso) at Husk Power Systems

Brad Mattson has extensive work experience in the renewable energy industry. Brad is currently a Board Member at Africa Minigrid Developers Association (AMDA) and has held this position since November 2021. Additionally, they are the Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) at Husk Power Systems, where they have been working since January 2020. In this role, Brad has played a significant role in bringing electricity to off-grid villages in India and Africa, positively impacting over 200,000 people. Brad also serves as the Chairman of the Board at Husk Power Systems.

Before joining Husk Power Systems, Brad was involved in various leadership positions at Siva Power, starting as a Board Member and CEO from April 2011 to January 2017, and later as the Executive Chairman from January 2017 to July 2018. At Siva Power, Brad led the implementation of advanced thin film PV technology on the largest-scale process line globally. Brad aimed to make solar panels more affordable, with a target cost of $0.20/watt.

Brad's previous experience includes serving as a Board Member at Advenira Enterprises from November 2011 to October 2015. Brad also worked at Vantage Point Venture Partners as a Partner, overseeing the solar portfolio and making significant investments in various solar companies. Brad has been involved in the renewable energy sector for many years and has held board positions at various organizations such as Switch Lighting, Senergen Devices Inc., blueEnergy Group, and the Center for Science Technology and Society.

Overall, Brad Mattson's work experience has revolved around driving clean energy solutions, promoting renewable energy access, and contributing to the growth and development of the renewable energy industry.

Brad Mattson attended Mt Pleasant High School from 1968 to 1972. Brad then pursued a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautics at San Jose State University from 1973 to 1976. Later, Brad went on to complete their Master of Business Administration (MBA) with a focus on Finance at Santa Clara University Leavey School of Business from 1981 to 1989.


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  • Chief Strategy Officer (cso)

    January, 2020 - present

  • Chairman Of The Board

    May, 2013

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