Glen Swindle is CEO of CLN Energy. He is also the Managing Partner at Scoville Risk Partners, an energy analytics and advisory firm (www.scovilleriskpartners.com). He is a co-principal in an ARPA-E grant with Princeton University on electricity market design in a high renewables regime. Glen has run electricity, natural gas, and weather trading groups at both Credit Suisse and Constellation Energy. Glen has held tenured positions at Cornell University and UCSB, and an adjunct position at NYU. He is the author of Valuation and Risk Management in Energy Markets (Cambridge University Press, 2014) and Natural Gas Trading in North America (Scoville Risk Partners, 2018). Glen holds a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from Cornell University, an M.S.E. in Mechanical Aerospace Engineering from Princeton, and a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Caltech.
Mr. Friedman founded Winhall Risk Analytics in 2009, an advisory firm specializing in market, enterprise, and credit risk, new trading and marketing ventures, and trade forensics. Previously, he was the Chief Risk and Operating Officer of Brick Accretive Management, an absolute return equity hedge fund, and Chief Risk Officer of Ospraie Management, an $8 billion natural resource-based hedge fund and private equity group. Mr. Friedman was also the Global Risk Manager at International Power, Avista, and Illinova Energy. He has an institutional trading background in petroleum, power,and FX options and began his career at the Federal Reserve Bank of NY. Mr. Friedman holds a B.A. in Economics from Columbia Universityin New York.