Cathy Zoi

Cathy Zoi

Odyssey
Co-founder and President

 

Cathy Zoi is Co-founder and President of Odyssey, a secure web-based platform with software tools and real-time marketplaces that serves project developers, vendors, financiers and government leaders working in the energy access space. Zoi is also Chief Executive Officer of EVgo, the largest fast charging network for electric vehicles in the U.S. Previously, she served in the Obama Administration as Assistant Secretary and Acting Under Secretary of Energy, where she oversaw more than $30 billion in energy investments. Zoi was the founding CEO of Frontier Power (a subsidiary of SunEdison), the Alliance for Climate Protection (established by U.S. Vice President Al Gore), and the Sustainable Energy Development Authority (a $50 million fund to commercialize clean energy technologies in Australia). She has also been an investor at Silver Lake and Bayard Capital, a board member for SES, Pacific Solar and Ice Energy, and a management consultant at ICF and Next Energy. She was Chief of Staff for Environmental Policy in the Clinton White House and pioneered the Energy Star program at the U.S. EPA. She spent several years at Stanford University, co-founding the Energy Transformation Collaborative (ETC). She currently serves on the boards of Stanford’s Precourt Institute of Energy and Columbia’s Center on Global Energy Policy. She has a B.S. in Geology from Duke University and a M.S. in engineering from Dartmouth.