Brian Treu

Digital Solutions Director, Johnson Controls
Brian Treu is currently the Digital Solutions Director working with customers across California to drive energy cost reductions, mitigate rising utility costs, drive operational optimization and automation into industrial processes, and deliver upon organizational sustainability goals. Brian has been delivering technology solutions to large scale commercial and industrial customers for over 25 years. Prior to JCI, Brian was at an energy start-up called Innowatts working with regulated utilities and retail energy providers on energy forecasting using AI and predictive analytics to support short-term energy trading and long-term power purchasing agreements, and prior to that he was a solution delivery leader at Itron delivering technology solutions to many of the largest utilities in the country providing advanced metering and distribution automation solutions. Brian has a Bachelor of Business Administration from University of San Diego and a Master of Science in Technology Management from Pepperdine University. Brian and his wife live in Northern California along with their two daughters and two German Shorthaired Pointers.