VP Sustainability Services, THG
Chad Burden is the VP of Sustainability Services at THG and had joined the organizations in 2013. He maintains close relationships with THG’s network of channel partners, supporting end users with utility data management and carbon accounting solutions.
Chad earned his Master of Science in Environmental Science from Oklahoma State University and his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Baylor.
He is a Navy veteran, having served aboard a nuclear-powered submarine. Chad is also a Master Recycler and holds a Fundamentals of Sustainability Accounting Level 1 credential from SASB. He lives in Tulsa with his family and labradoodle, Walter White
Senior Principal, Accenture
George Dodd is Senior Principal in Accenture’s Risk and Compliance practice and leads the ESG and Climate Risk Management offering for North America. He has more than 16 years of cross-industry risk management experience in Banking, Capital Markets and Oil, Gas & Refined Products.
During his time with Accenture, George has been involved in operating model design, business process excellence, maturity and vendor assessments, regulatory change and technology implementations. He has a proven track record of leading and implementing large trading and risk transformation programs, data warehousing, reporting & analytics and data visualization solutions.
George graduated from Rutgers University with concentrations in Molecular Biology & Biochemistry and Economics. A member of the CFA Institute and the Global Association of Risk Professionals, George is a CFA® charterholder and holds GARP’s Financial Risk Manager (FRM) and Sustainability and Climate Risk (SCR) certifications
Director of Strategic Partnerships, Urjanet
Samir Siddiqui is the Director of Strategic Partnerships at Urjanet, leading partnership efforts with Utilities and ISVs. Additionally, Samir is responsible for driving Urjanet’s new product development initiatives with carbon accounting, sustainability management and analytics.
Previously, Samir led consulting teams at PwC to advise energy and utility companies on business operations, M&A integration and digital transformation. He has also held several commercial and engineering roles at Southern Company and GE’s energy management business unit.
Samir earned his bachelors and masters of Science in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech and his MBA from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
Senior Director, Audit Product Management, MetricStream
Carbon accounting, energy management, and ESG reporting are challenging tasks that require utility bill data. Gathering these bills has its own complexities and variabilities including provider diversity, tariff differences, and regional regulations.
To successfully accomplish ESG goals, organizations need to consider three critical elements – accurate and reliable data, data contextualization, and centralized approach to managing ESG disclosure requirements. As new regulations are being formulated, organizations need to have the right data to get started, measure, and accomplish goals. When coupled with the right processes, they will be able to stay ahead of shifting ESG expectations.
In this webinar, hear experts from Accenture, THG Energy and Urjanet as they will discuss on:
As part of the webinar, participants will also learn from a case study about gathering, analyzing, and reporting on emissions data and how a company worked to overcome the complexities
Please bring your questions! We look forward to an informative, engaging, and interactive session.
In case you’re unable to catch the live webinar, please register to receive the recording which you can watch at your convenience.