Executive Director, Energy Institute at Haas
Energy Institute

Experienced energy professional, spanning private, public, and academic sectors


Andrew Campbell is Executive Director of the Energy Institute at Berkeley Haas. Campbell focuses on increasing the impact of the Energy Institute’s innovative research and forging stronger connections between Berkeley and business and policy communities. Campbell has worked in the energy industry for his entire professional career. Prior to coming to Berkeley, he worked for energy technology start-ups Tendril and Sentient Energy, helping both companies navigate the energy regulatory environment and develop their sales and marketing strategies. Campbell served as an advisor to commissioners at the California Public Utilities Commission. There he led successful efforts on electric grid modernization, electric vehicle charging, demand response and dynamic pricing. He has also worked as an investment banker in Citigroup’s Global Energy Group and as a reservoir engineer with ExxonMobil. Campbell serves as Chair of the Governing Body for the Western Energy Imbalance Market, a wholesale power market that aims to enhance grid reliability, reduce costs and increase renewable energy production across the Western United States.

Expertise and Research Interests

  • Public Policy
  • Private Sector Energy
  • Public Sector Energy
  • Public Utilities