Julien is a renowned leader in the field of microgrids and biomass-to-energy systems. He led energy research for the German Federal Ministry of Economics, conducting program research for 54 companies and 16 research institutions, including Siemens, SMA, Remondis, Fraunhofer Institute, the German Center of Aeronautics DLR, RWTH Aachen, and many others.
Julien is also the Host of EX Venture night, the largest online clean technology funding event, and previously hosted the Resilient Entrepreneur podcast. Previous positions of note include:
In these capacities, Julien has driven innovation to solve real-world challenges in water, energy, AG tech, AI, and Robotics. His recent investments include the treatment of ocean waste in Indonesia and construction of massive open-water farms for carbon sequestration.
Julien has received numerous accolades, including Fast Company’s World’s Most Innovative Companies 2018 and EY Entrepreneur of the year 2018.