Jim Davis leads Smart Wires as its Chief Executive Officer. Jim presides over all aspects of designing and manufacturing the product and is responsible for ensuring that nearly every major utility in the world leverages the capabilities of Smart Wires’ solutions to make their power grids more reliable and increase efficiency.
Before joining Smart Wires, Jim Davis built Chevron Energy Solutions (CES) into a leading energy efficiency, power system reliability and renewable energy service company. CES developed hundreds of sustainability projects that saved institutions and businesses more than $1 billion in energy costs and reduced greenhouse gas emissions by more than three million metric tons. In 2004, he was recognized as the Northern California winner of the prestigious Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Previously Jim held senior executive positions with PG&E Energy Services and Duke/Louis Dreyfus where he created and led the retail energy services businesses which offered comprehensive energy solutions to commercial, industrial and public sector customers.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration with a major in marketing from The Ohio State University.