Global Managing Director, IBM Energy, Environment and Utilities Industry
Brad Gammons has overall responsibility for the industry’s strategy, sales, consulting services, solution development, partnerships, operations and marketing. He is also responsible for IBM’s Global Green Horizon initiative focused on improving sustainability and environmental outcomes through cognitive technologies and consulting services. Prior to taking his current position Gammons served as IBM’s Global Industry general manager for Energy and Utilities and prior to that as vice president of energy and utilities sales and solutions. Gammons recently completed a six year assignment in Beijing, China, and has been assigned to IBM’s New York headquarter offices.
Before joining IBM Gammons served as a captain in the United States Air Force. There he held positions in Strategy and Planning, Weapons Development and as Flight Crew member on the B-52. Gammons formal education includes a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a Master of Business Administration in Finance, as well as extensive professional training while serving in the military.
Gammons is a member of the IBM Growth and Transformation Team and the IBM Industry Academy. Gammons is also the co-chair of the Smart Grid working group of the U.S.-China Energy Cooperation Program. Gammons has testified in front of the U.S. Congress on energy issues and has been featured in articles in Forbes, Business Week and numerous industry and business periodicals. Gammons is also a frequent speaker and panelist at industry conferences and forums.