Barnaby Olson
Co-Founder

Barnaby has over 14 years of experience in the renewable energy industry.  Prior to founding Able Grid, Barnaby held various roles at SunEdison including Director of Global Asset Management and Director of Operations.  In this latter role he was responsible for all utility-scale solar construction in the U.S.  Barnaby was also VP of Development at Axio Power, a utility-scale solar developer, where he played a lead role in growing the team from 4 to 25 people prior to the sale of the company to SunEdison in 2011.  He began his energy career in the Renewable Energy Leadership Program at GE Wind and held project manager roles at both GE Wind and Clipper Windpower.  He holds an MBA from Kellogg and an MPA from Harvard.

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David Cieminis
Co-Founder

David has over 9 years of experience in the renewable energy industry. Prior to founding Able Grid, he led origination efforts for 8minutenergy in the west and southwest with a focus on solar and storage sales and development.  Previously, he spent over 5 years at SunEdison where he held a variety of origination, development, and finance roles, working on hundreds of MWs of utility and DG projects.  In 2015 and 2016, he served as DG sales director, leading storage sales efforts.  David began his career in renewable energy as a project developer for Axio Power which was acquired by SunEdison in 2011.  He holds a MBA and MS from the University of Michigan.