Sandra Kwak

CEO and Founder, 10Power

Executive strategist and systems thinker, Sandra Kwak is applying disruptive innovation to create a regenerative future. Before launching 10Power, she scaled AutoGrid from prototype to a global brand, creating automated intelligence out of big data from the smart grid. Prior, as co-Founder, pesident, and COO of energy efficiency company Powerzoa, she brought building management hardware and software tools to market.

Kwak has also served as CEO of a software company producing the world’s first mathematically lossless video codec. She worked at Pacific Gas & Electric implementing the ClimateSmart program and has consulted with clients including Mitsubishi, the Transamerica Holding Company, and The San Francisco Foundation. Kwak has an MBA in Sustainable Business from Presidio Graduate School and a BA in Political Science and Visual Art from Emory University.

Podcast Guest Appearances

Entrepreneurs Creating an Inclusive Economy

As the spring of 2021 arrives, it would be hard to design a more challenging — or more promising — moment for implementing climate solutions. 

Americans are reeling from an economic shutdown that’s pushed many out of the workforce, and widened the gap between the wealthy and the poor. Twelve years after President Obama entered the White House, many environmental activists and entrepreneurs see Biden-Harris as “take two” for efforts to separate economic growth from carbon emissions.