Olivier Jerphagnon, Founder – Pow Wow

olivierOlivier Jerphagnon is a serial entrepreneur with a talent to bring new technology to market. He is the co-founder and CEO of PowWow Energy, a SaaS company addressing the growing energy-water crisis in the Agriculture sector. PowWow Energy is a Cleantech Open 2013 finalist. Olivier Jerphagnon was previously CEO of Monitoring Division Inc., which sold professional services to tier-1 carriers worldwide using patented data sensing and machine learning technologies from Melbourne University, Australia. He graduated with a Master of Science from UC Santa Barbara in 1999, and he holds a Diplôme d’Ingénieur from INP Grenoble, France. Olivier joined the original team of Calient, and he took positions of increasing responsibility in R&D, Manufacturing, Marketing and Sales. You can read his thoughts about clean technology innovation, social entrepreneurship and venture capital at greenfrog.typepad.com.