Sanjay Wagle, MBA 01, Takes Energy Expertise to Washington


Sanjay Wagle, MBA 01, has moved to Washington, DC, to work as an adviser in the Department of Energy’s Office of the Secretary, helping to guide stimulus spending on renewable energy.

Wagle’s experience with renewable energy began at Haas, where he was part of a team that won the Global Social Venture Competition with an ocean wave energy technology. After Haas, he worked for Blum Capital Partners and then became a founding principal of Expansion Capital Partners, a venture capital firm focused on clean-tech investing. Wagle joined VantagePoint Venture Partners’ clean-tech team in 2005.

Wagle writes, “It’s been a great experience working in VantagePoint‘s clean-tech group for the last four years as the clean technology sector has developed so dramatically.”