Francis Hodsoll

CEO and Co-founder, SolUnesco

Francis Hodsoll is the CEO and co-founder of SolUnesco, LLC, Board President of the Virginia Advanced Energy Industries Association and President of E&E Frontiers, which he has led since he founded in 2011.

Francis Hodsoll is a highly networked executive who combines business development and general management expertise with strong strategy, finance, policy and performance management capabilities.   His expertise is in international power plant development, finance, green energy, sustainability, energy efficiency, hydro, solar, wind, biomass, and natural gas.

Francis has held leadership positions in both the private and public sectors including CFO for a power plant owner and operator; Deputy Director of the Federal regulator for offshore energy; and VP in charge of a distributed energy project development group.  He earned his MBA from the MIT’s Sloan School of Management and his BA in Economics from Colby College.