ACEF Speaker

Ken Haig

Regional Head, Energy and Environmental Policy, APAC,
Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Ken Haig (Ph.D.) is Head of Energy and Environmental Policy for Amazon Web Services (AWS) across the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. Before joining AWS, Ken helped launch the APAC business for Opower, a startup that pioneered the blending of behavioral science and data science to promote large-scale energy management programs (acquired by Oracle in 2016), and prior to this was a U.S.-based academic teaching/researching comparative politics and public policy at U.C. Berkeley, Harvard University, and Bard College. Ken holds a B.A. from Harvard University, and a Masters and Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley.


  • Spotlight Session: Digital Technology as a Driver of Decarbonization