Richelle Elberg is a principal research analyst contributing to Navigant Research’s Utility Transformations program and heading up the Connected Grid, Digital Grid and Dynamic Grid research services. Her primary focus is on utility communications networks for AMI and distribution/substation automation applications.
Elberg has more than 20 years of experience in the telecommunications industry, including an extensive background analyzing and writing on the wired and wireless communications industries from operational, financial, strategic, technical, and regulatory perspectives.
Prior to joining Navigant Research, Elberg served as director and senior analyst with JSI Capital Advisors, a boutique investment bank focused on the communications, digital media, and information technology industries. She has also held senior positions in analysis and management with Kagan World Media and KPMG. Elberg speaks French, Spanish, and Russian, and she is the author of three novels.