Ben Hertz-Shargel


Ben is the lead data scientist at EnergyHub, responsible for analytics within the Mercury DERMS platform and the company's energy market operations. His primary focus is optimal control of DERs for distribution, market, and customer services. Ben joined EnergyHub in 2014.

Ben came to EnergyHub from ThinkEco, where he was VP Technology. Prior to that, he held applied research positions at the Quantitative Strategies group at Credit Suisse, the New England Complex Systems Institute, the MIT Physics Department, and Icosystem Corporation.

Ben holds a BA in Computer Science from Northwestern, an MS in Mathematics from the Courant Institute at NYU, and a PhD in Mathematics from UCLA.