Gregg Rotenberg


As CEO of Smart Wires, Gregg Rotenberg leads the development of the company’s products and solutions and is responsible for commercializing the technology both domestically and internationally. Gregg has assembled a uniquely talented team to bring Smart Wires solutions to leading utilities and transmission owners all over the globe.

Prior to Smart Wires, Gregg Rotenberg was the General Manager of the Renewable Power Group at Chevron Energy Solutions (CES) and managed CES’ Strategic Alliances Group. The Strategic Alliances Group reviewed over 1000 companies in a five year period to identify truly game changing energy technologies. In this period, only three technologies were designated as true game changers. One of those technologies was Smart Wires.

In managing Chevron’s Renewable Power Group, Gregg led the engineering, procurement, construction (EPC) of, and financial investment in 200 MW of utility-scale solar and geothermal projects. Prior to Chevron, Gregg co-led the development and launch of a new energy consulting practice at one of the five largest energy firms in the United States. Gregg was also a principal at Keystone Strategy, a strategy consulting firm that was launched by three Harvard Business School professors.

Gregg holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics with a concentration in finance and accounting from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated magna cum laude, and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, where he graduated first in his class.