Former Managing Director, Gryphon Partners (a global advisory firm focused on emerging and frontier markets)
Mr. Wolff served in the U.S. State Department for 34 years, including as the U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Chile from 2010 to 2013 and the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations from 2005 to 2010.
Mr. Wolff brings decades of experience in high-level political, economic, and security issues from his career in the U.S. State Department. He has managed natural disaster, conflict, and terrorist-response situations, and has a record as a negotiator of successfully bridging differences among numerous constituencies with competing interests. As Ambassador to the Republic of Chile, Mr. Wolff promoted U.S.-origin renewable energy alternatives for Chile, including solar power. Mr. Wolff brings considerable knowledge of clean energy, sustainability, renewable energy and electricity storage.
Mr. Wolff has been a director of PG&E Corporation and Pacific Gas and Electric Company since April 2019. He is also a director of Albemarle Corporation, a global specialty chemicals company) (2015 to present); lead independent director of Versum Materials, an electronic materials company with operations in California (2016 to present); and director of JetSMART Holdings, an airline in South America.