Paul Pelosi has over 15 years experience in advising emerging and Fortune 500 companies in the areas of finance, infrastructure, sustainability and public policy. Mr. Pelosi is a co-founder of Natural Blue Resources where he currently serves as President and Chief Operating Officer.
Mr. Pelosi advises NASA Ames Research Center, Sunforce Solution International, and AirPatrol Corporation on a variety of infrastructure projects to promote sustainable development, recycling, security and develop effective strategies for solar energy deployment. As Vice President of Corporate Strategy at InfoUsa, he identified and executed mergers, acquisitions, and business partnerships. Previous experience with Bank of America Securities, Bank of America Countrywide and JP Morgan Chase working in sales, corporate finance, loan origination, and institutional sales.
Appointed by Mayor Willie L. Brown Jr. in 2003, to the San Francisco Commission on the Environment where he currently serves as President. Under his leadership, policies and programs have been implemented, which increased recycling from 46% to 70%; energy efficiency, resulting in a reduction of 28 megawatts in electricity; climate change initiatives, reducing carbon emissions to 6% below 1990 levels, and is the first municipality to implement a ban on plastic bags.
Mr. Pelosi is a founding member of Cisco Connected Urban Development. Under the direction of Cisco CEO John Chambers, Mr. Pelosi works with a international cities including San Francisco, Birmingham, Amsterdam, Hamburg, Lisbon, Madrid and Seoul to demonstrate how network connectivity reduces carbon emissions in urban environments.
Mr. Pelosi is a sought after speaker on environmental policies to encourage individuals and local government’s active role in conserving natural resources and reduce carbon foot prints. Over the past 12 months, he has spoken at international conferences in Stockholm, Milan, Amsterdam, and Seoul.
Mr. Pelosi is a graduate of Georgetown University with a BA in History (Cum Laude, 1991) and a JD/MBA (Joint Degree 1995) emphasis in International Business. Mr. Pelosi has been a member of the California State Bar since 1996 and currently resides in San Francisco.