is leading the charge in energy management and high performing buildings software as VP of Yardi Energy at Yardi Systems. He was previously Vice President of North American Sales at Tesla Motors where he led the 450-member sales team to record sales and gains in market share. Before Tesla he was VP of Operations and Product Management at Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ: SUN) where he led the operations as Sunrun grew from 30 employees and 2,000 residential solar customers to 1,200 employees and 55,000 customers. Matt also led the software team that created and designed the industry’s leading solar sales toolkit (“BrightPath”), customer website, and solar fleet management tools.
Prior to Sunrun, Matt was Director of Product Management at fuel cell manufacture Bloom Energy and worked in product management at Genentech.
Matt graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. from Duke University, and has an MBA from Stanford. He is on the Board of Ecology Project International, the Advisory Board for the Duke University Center for Energy, Development and the Global Environment (EDGE) and sits on IREM’s sustainability advisory board and the utilities committee at NAA.