Jake Berlin
Principal, Distributed Energy Resources

Jake Berlin is a principal of Distributed Energy Resources at ICF, where he works with clients, including utilities, regulators, and government agencies, to help plan and prepare for a changing electric grid, the emergence and adoption of new energy technologies, evolving customer preferences, and regulatory and policy developments. Prior to this role, he served as managing partner of the Rethink Energy venture fund, held a variety of positions with the New York Power Authority, helped establish energy efficiency program management firm Willdan Energy Solutions on the East Coast, and worked to launch the distributed generation start-up Rentricity. He has also served on a number of non-profit boards, including, currently, the Center for Humans and Nature. Jake has an MBA from the NYU Stern School of Business and a BA from Brown University, and lives in New York City.