Emily Edwards is the VP of Data and Analytics Products at PowerAdvocate. In this capacity, she leads the Energy Intelligence Group (EIG) and Spend Analytics teams. The former is responsible for cost modeling, forecasting price movements, and providing customers with market insights gleaned from PowerAdvocate’s proprietary Energy FactBase while the latter delivers cleansed spend data enabling internal strategic analysis. Prior to joining PowerAdvocate, Emily worked in strategy consulting for the energy industry at Altman Vilandrie, in supply chain management at Novartis, and in various supply chain and engineering roles at Siemens. Emily earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from Bucknell University, a MS in Industrial Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management. She is a Six Sigma Black Belt.