Susan Wood is an executive level business development professional specializing in alternative energy markets. She has created profitable startup companies in the clean energy space, including building and managing a project development fund. She is a regular speaker at industry conferences. She is currently the president of Independent Advisors, LLC, Houston. Her services include: environmental permitting, project development, and commodity trading. Previously, she was CEO of Sindicatum Carbon Capital (SCC), in Houston. SCC is an international developer of clean energy and greenhouse gas reduction projects deploying a $230MM fund. Prior to SCC, she was an assistant vice president at Sempra Energy Trading, where she marketed and structured risk management and cross-commodity products for crude oil, oil products, and natural gas. Susan is a graduate of the University of Connecticut.

Industry Experience

Environmental markets; Consulting


Business Development; Business Planning; Climate Change; Energy; Environment; Project Development

Universities Mentored For

Rice University

Susan Wood

Independent Advisors, LLC

Houston, Texas

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