Rob Lightfoot is the Senior Vice President/Managing Director in PowerAdvocate’s Client Services area, which offers energy clients capital projects and supply chain-related consulting services, technology and consulting solutions, and market data. PowerAdvocate brings to bear unparalleled market data, business know-how in industry-specific supply chain areas, technology and consulting on unique industry problems. Rob has over 15 years management consulting experience with boutique regulatory consulting firms, Boston Consulting Group, several Harvard Business School professors, Mitchell Madison Group, Silver Oak Solutions (which he cofounded and which wassold to CGI), CGI, and PowerAdvocate. He runs PowerAdvocate’s San Francisco office. His regulatory support work has focused on developing testimony to support changing from rate-of-return regulation to price regulation. Rob’s recent work has been primarily with utility and oil & gas pipeline companies on their capital projects operations. Rob has an honors degree from Harvard College in Economics and an MBA from Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration. His clients have won numerous awards, including Cronin Gold award for best project in 50 states and Supply & Demand Chain Executive Top 100 projects, and been featured on cover articles nationally.