Adrian is responsible for guiding technology strategy, plant operations, and leads all aspects of SHIFT’s R&D efforts. He has been intimately involved with renewable energy technologies for over 20 years. Recognized as a sustainability expert, he teaches the business of renewable energy technologies at California Lutheran University’s School of Management and UCLA Extension. Before, he was VP Business Development at City Solar AG, worked as an Engineer on NASA’s Space Station Solar Power Module at Rocketdyne International, and as an engineer for a leading Wind Energy consultancy. He holds a MS in Energy Systems Engineering and a BS in Applied Physics.