Scott Affelt is the co-founder of XMPLR Energy, a consulting firm focused on business development strategies for disruptive technologies; and entering new markets (USA and foreign) with new technology, including data analytics solutions for power generation. Previously, Mr. Affelt was Vice-President of Business Development, Sales and Marketing at Zolo Technologies. Zolo provides laser-based measurements in ultra-harsh combustion environments that are integrated into data analytic optimization systems. Prior to Zolo, Mr. Affelt was President of Doosan Babcock Energy America LLC (formerly Mitsui Babcock USA LLC) where he introduced the company’s after-market services business including coal boiler upgrades and innovative emission reduction solutions into the US market.
Mr. Affelt has over 20 years of experience in the energy industry including: natural gas and electric power; environmental technology; and coal-fired generation. He has opened markets and introduced new technologies in Europe, China and South Korea. Mr. Affelt holds a B.S. degree in Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and an MBA from the University of Southern California.