President & CEO, GridBridge
Chad Eckhardt has spent over a decade leading various businesses within established Original Equipment Manufacturers in the electrical distribution and power quality markets. He offers a proven track record of commercializing technology from advanced R&D centers, transforming early stage concepts into customer-driven, state-of-the art solutions with convincing value propositions. Chad’s distinguished product launch experience is extensive. His education includes electrical engineering at Milwaukee School of Engineering and an MBA from Carnegie Mellon University. Chad’s passion is modernizing the electrical grid through improving efficiency, integrating renewables, and improving reliability.