Maggie Clout, Siemens Microgrid Business Development Manager Prior to coming back to Siemens Energy Management Division to lead Siemens Microgrid business development effort, Clout held various leadership positions in strategic marketing, business development and other similar roles within Siemens Energy, Comverge and Calnetix. When she was the Director of International Business Development for Comverge, she crafted go to market strategies and tactics for its rebranded DRMS platform. During her tenure at Calnetix, she successfully developed multiple exclusive distribution channels in both China and Japan and strategized the localization of the company’s waste heat recovery system. Her deep understanding of power generation, controls and automation, and energy consumption has been well respected at various national and international conferences’ speaking engagement. Clout holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Textile Engineering from China Textile University, as well as a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and MBA from Clemson University.