Nick Blitterswyk

Founder and CEO

Nick founded UGE with a focus on distributed renewable energy to address the world’s energy challenges. His leadership and belief in a productive and enjoyable company culture has grown UGE into a global leader. Raised on a provincial park in British Columbia, Nick is a Fellow of the Society Actuaries with previous experience at JPMorgan and AIG. Nick then went on to found UGE, which he has grown from inception to becoming a leader in the commercial and industrial solar sector. He is a frequent speaker on TV and conferences on matters related to renewable energy, as well as sustainability more generally and international business.  Nick is a graduate of the University of Calgary and a winner of its Graduate of the Last Decade award.​