Tom Machinchick is an Associate Director contributing to Navigant Research’s Building Innovations program with a focus on technologies that enable commercial building energy efficiency. His background includes both operational and financial management responsibilities in a diverse set of energy and renewable energy related industries.
Prior to joining Navigant Research, Tom was the COO of InSolPark, Inc., a provider of retrofit optimization solutions to underperforming solar plants in the US and Europe. He also held senior operational and financial management roles in a variety of industries including the investment management industry, flare gas to energy micro-generation, solar energy, and a startup manufacturer of retail consumer products.
Tom has extensive experience consulting with early stage businesses where he developed go to market strategies, created business plans and pro forma financial statements, and assisted in the capital acquisition process. He is a published freelance author of numerous energy related market research reports for leading market research firms such as Pike Research, Manifest Mind, and Navigant Research. He has also written marketing and business communication articles, white papers, ad copy, and other related materials for leading firms such as SAP Americas, Gridpoint, Gridi um, Weblayers, TSO Logic, Information Management Magazine, and Datacenter Knowledge, to name a few.