scott foster

Scott Foster

Scott joined the UN in 2011 as Director of UNECE’s Sustainable Energy Division. He has more than 30 years’ experience in the energy field, having worked extensively with private companies, governments and international organizations on strategic decision-making, investments, energy policy, market design, and climate change.

Before founding Nomad Energy Consulting in 2004, Mr. Foster was Vice President of global regulatory affairs with AES Corporation, Senior Director for global power with Cambridge Energy Research Associates, senior expert on electricity at the International Energy Agency, and hydroelectric engineer at Pacific Gas & Electric Company. Mr. Foster holds a BA from Dartmouth College, an MS in Civil Engineering from Stanford University, and an MBA from UC Berkeley.