Michael Boehm is a management consultant specializing in sustainability practices and a veteran of many high tech companies with significant Asian experience. He is now applying these strategic and execution skills to promote innovation and change toward sustainable models in organizations.
His previous work experience included CEO of Solar start up SEDI, CTO of carsdirect.com, and work on Sempra smart grid while at Proximetry. Michael combines an understanding of the behavior of organizations and the individuals who make them up and the technical systems they use to deliver service and value.
With over two decades of international business experience as a technology entrepreneur, Michael understands the real pressures organizations and their decision makers face on a daily basis. He has co-designed a sustainability strategic framework to create growth opportunities, build business, and find new streams of profitability.
Michael teaches classes in the Global Sustainability Certificate programs at the University of California (UCLA) and is a Co-Founder of the Advanced Sustainability Institute in Santa Monica. Michael is LEED AP and also certified in The Natural Step.
He speaks Mandarin Chinese and is both a student and lecturer on Taoist philosophy. He also serves as the Clean Tech Chair for the German American Business Association in Southern California.
B.A. at Northwestern University - Anthropology
Doctoral Candidate at Stanford Graduate School of Business - Organizational Behavior