Andy, Natalya’s father, is a co-founder and Board Member of IDefine and also co-founded KidsIQProject.org in 2015. In his professional life, he is a renewable energy executive with 20+ years of solar energy, storage and technology experience with 17+ years operating in China. Andy is the founder, owner and CEO of Clean Energy Associates (CEA) www.cleanenergyassociates.com, a solar energy and storage engineering services firm established in 2008. Building on his previous professional experience working as an executive with international expansion, CEA has become a top clean energy firm, operating across four continents.
Andy holds a BA in Economics from Northwestern University and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. He speaks Mandarin with advanced business proficiency and resides in Shanghai, China with his wife and four daughters. He is passionate about environment conservation and finding a drug development program for those with intellectual disabilities.