Jason Simon

Adjunct Professor

Part-Time Faculty
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Biography

Jason works on policy and regulatory initiatives for Enphase Energy, a global manufacturer of distributed energy resource (DER) systems based in Silicon Valley. As the head of policy for Enphase, Jason is responsible for supporting product development and market adoption initiatives through engagement with industry stakeholders in the areas of DER market design, global trade, utility reform, codes and standards, project financing, and interconnection. His work also includes advising on M&A strategy and supporting business development initiatives that are strategic to growing Enphase’s DER product offerings which include single-home, small commercial and multi-home microgrids, as well as grid services to load-serving entities. 

Expertise

  • Energy industry business strategy
  • Electric policy and regulation
  • Grid modernization

Appointments

  • Board Member, Solar Energy Industry Association (SEIA)
  • Board Member, The Climate Music Project (CMP)

Education

  • University of San Francisco, MS in Environmental Management, 2010
  • Charted Financial Analyst, 2000
  • University of Windsor, Honors BComm in Finance, 1997
  • University of Windsor, BA in Political Science, 1994

Prior Experience

  • Head of Policy, Enphase Energy
  • Head of Policy and Corporate Development, Canadian Solar
  • Renewable Energy Market Development Analyst, California Public Utility Commission
  • Senior Director in Equity Research, Clean Technology, JMP Securities
  • Equity Research Analyst, Communications Technology, JPMorgan Chase