Unreasonable Mentors

Jigar Shah

Director at U.S. Department of Energy; President of Generate Capital

Jigar is an Unreasonable Mentor. Jigar has participated in 3 programs, including Unreasonable Impact US 2016, and has advised over 25 Unreasonable companies.
Jigar is a serial entrepreneur and author of "Creating Climate Wealth: Unlocking the Impact Economy." Shah helped to unlock the multi-billion dollar worldwide solar industry with a business model innovation (Power Purchase Agreement). This model created SunEdison, the largest solar services company worldwide. After SunEdison sold in 2009, Jigar served as the first CEO of the Carbon War Room, the global organization founded by Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Unite to help entrepreneurs address climate change. Today, he's the president and co-founder of Generate Capital.