Graham Smith
CEO & FounderOpen Energy Group
Graham has over 15 years of experience in renewable energy finance and building capital markets brokerage platforms. Prior to Open Energy, he founded two brokerage firms – Axiom Global in 2004 and Phoenix Partners Group in 2006, co-running the latter for seven years. Under Graham’s leadership at Phoenix, the company generated $15 million in revenue within the first two years. Graham also started and managed Greenworks Capital, a renewable energy advisory business, and secured $75 million of construction finance for 15 megawatts (MW) of some of the U.K.’s first utility-scale solar projects.

Graham studied at both the University of Cambridge and University College in London.