Zhechi Nathan Zhang is the Strategic Business Development Manager, Energy Storage at BYD Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI). Nathan is responsible for the strategy and development of BYD’s energy storage product portfolio, as well as the market and project development in North America. He has nearly eight years of energy experience and is passionate about Internet of Energy, renewable energy and sustainable development. Prior to joining BYD, Nathan worked at several companies in the global energy and power industry, including China Southern Power Grid, Schneider Electric, Aramco Service Company, and so on. He holds a dual BEng/LLB degree in Energy and Power Systems from Xi’an Jiaotong University, and a MS degree in Environment and Sustainability from the University of Michigan.