ESA 2016 | Tim Ash, Market Director at AES Energy Storage

Biography

Tim Ash leads market development in the eastern and southern regions of the U.S. for AES Energy Storage.  The AES Corporation is a global energy company with operations in 18 countries and more than 36,000 MW of generation worldwide, including the world’s largest fleet of grid connected batteries.   Working with leading utility partners, AES Energy Storage manages a portfolio of more than 2,000 MW of storage projects in development and the industry leading Advancion™ energy storage platform as an alternative for firm, flexible power.

Prior to joining AES, Tim helped lead marketing and business development for SmartSenseCom, a technology start-up in the Washington, DC area commercializing a new sensing technology to help modernize transmission and distribution systems.   Tim served Fortune 500 corporations in the advanced electronics and aerospace industries focused on clean technology, corporate strategy and product development as part of McKinsey & Company’s Clean Technology and Advanced Electronics practices.  He began his career as an Air Force Intelligence Officer with assignments in the U.S. and overseas.  Tim lives in Washington, DC.