Brad Simmons

Visiting Research Fellow

Brad Simmons is a visiting research fellow and the current Senior Director for Energy and Natural Resources at BowerGroupAsia, a strategic advisory firm based in Washington, DC. Brad has over a decade of energy and climate public policy experience and is an expert in Indo-Pacific energy markets, clean technology supply chains, and geopolitics. Before joining BGA, Brad served in the civil service at the U.S. Departments of State and Energy, including as the Director in the Department of Energy’s Office of International Market Development. In this role, he led the development and execution of the Department’s international energy supply chain strategy and oversaw the Department’s trade policy function. Brad frequently advised Departmental leadership and White House policy offices on key energy issues, including global energy infrastructure deployment, critical material and energy technology supply chain security, energy technology competition with China, and global energy security. Brad has MA in International Affairs from the George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs and BA in History and International Affairs from Emory University.

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