Bill Brown

CEO, Net Power

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Vancouver

Stream: Climate

Bill Brown is CEO of NET Power, which captures 100% of all carbon dioxide while using natural gas to produce electricity at costs the entire world can afford. He is also CEO and co-founder of 8 Rivers Capital, which develops and commercializes new technologies relating to energy, water, space launch, wireless communications and industrial processes.

Previously, Bill was a professor at Duke University School of Law and had an extensive career on Wall Street, where he was the Managing Director at Morgan Stanley from 1997 – 2008, Senior VP at AIG International from 1996 – 1997, Executive Director at Goldman Sachs & Co. from 1990 – 1996 and a Partner at Sidley Austin from 1984 – 1989.

Bill has two bachelor degrees from MIT and a JD degree from Duke University School of Law.