Shivam Saxena

Shivam is an energy consultant with over 7 years of experience in the energy and power system industry and over 10 years of experience in managing the software development lifecycle. He has expertise in design, development, implementation, and delivery of complex smart grid and renewable energy projects. Shivam is the Chief Executive Officer at Hero Energy and Engineering, an engineering research and development firm that develops software for smart grids. Prior to joining The Burnie Group, he taught as a sessional faculty member at York University, and worked as a system engineer at Prolucid Technologies.

Shivam’s experience includes: Power systems, energy, smart grid applications and software development.

Shivam is currently working on his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at York University. He earned his Master of Applied Science in Computer Engineering at York University, where his thesis was awarded the Joseph Liu Best Departmental Thesis Award. He earned his Bachelor of Engineering in Engineering Systems and Computing at the University of Guelph. Shivam is a licensed Professional Engineer (P. Eng) in Ontario.

In his free time, Shivam enjoys playing and watching sports, writing reviews for movies, and watching documentaries.