Apoorv Bhargava is the co-founder and CEO of WeaveGrid, a San Francisco based venture backed startup that uses machine learning to help utilities predict and manage large spikes in power demand from electric vehicle charging to balance renewable energy production and reduce costly upgrades to the grid. WeaveGrid is backed by leading climate and software venture investors, including Coatue Management and Breakthrough Energy Ventures, and works with several of the leading utilities around the country.Apoorv has been passionate about climate and energy his whole career, having previously worked at Opower and before that at The Boston Consulting Group in their energy practice. He has also spent time at NRG Energy, Joby Aviation and The Capricorn Investment Group, where he was focused on cleantech investing.Apoorv holds an MBA from the GSB, as well as a Masters of Science degree inEnvironment & Resources from Stanford. He graduated from Rice University with a B.S. in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and a B.A. in Economics. In 2019, Apoorv was featured on both the GreenBiz and Forbes “30 Under 30” lists in the Energy sector for his work on WeaveGrid.