James Kong

James Long is the Founder and Executive Director of Alp Technologies. He is an experienced serial entrepreneur with project management experience in developing and delivering renewable energy systems to market. Alp Technologies has been collaborating with U.K. academia, including Imperial College London, King’s College London, Liverpool University and Queen University of Belfast, to develop artificial intelligence, machine learning, mathematical optimization, and material chemistry for battery energy storage systems and hybrid-combined heat and power systems.

He had worked as the Chief Financial Officer at Entrade Energiesysteme, a German clean-tech firm that provides energy solutions and financing to global clients. He also worked for BlackRock and Barclays banks previously. James holds a Master of Science in Engineering degree from Columbia University and Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Economics from Stony Brook University.