Christofer M. Mowry
Mr. Mowry has over 30 years of global business leadership experience in the energy and infrastructure sectors, including the power, oil & gas, automation, and process industries. He has managed firms with business footprints across Asia, Europe, and the Americas. His executive performance is highlighted by successes in developing and implementing business strategies for disruptive innovation, transforming and revitalizing stagnant businesses, restructuring and creating efficient global organizations, establishing cultures of operational excellence, and cultivating strong stakeholder relationships.
Mr. Mowry is now CEO of General Fusion, a company focused on developing the technology to make fusion energy feasible as a commercial energy source. Previously, he was Chairman of General Synfuels International, Inc. (GSI), a privately held company developing in situ oil shale gasification technology that produces synthetic hydrocarbon fuels in an economically competitive and environmentally responsible manner.
He was previously the Founder and CEO of Generation mPower, a company formed in 2011 to design, license, and deliver the next generation of nuclear energy technology - the mPower Small Modular Reactor (SMR). This multi-billion dollar engineering and construction (EPC) venture was a globally recognized leader in this clean energy solution.
Mr. Mowry was also the President of B&W Nuclear Energy, a division of The Babcock & Wilcox Company (BWC) focused on the commercial nuclear power industry. He managed the development and deployment of a new product portfolio in maintenance services and EPC construction to complement nuclear steam generator design and manufacturing.
Before joining B&W, Mr. Mowry was the President and COO of WSI, a high-growth private equity backed services and manufacturing company. WSI provided specialty robotic repair and mechanical integrity solutions serving the global power and downstream oil & gas infrastructure markets.
Prior to his time at WSI, he spent 10 years with GE, where he held various P&L leadership roles, including General Manager for the Hydro Power business in Oslo, Norway, General Manager for the Energy Management Systems automation business, and President of GE Reuter-Stokes, a high-technology electro-optical and radiation sensor manufacturing business. Mr. Mowry also spent time with the Philadelphia Electric Company in plant engineering and operations positions.
He has held multiple expatriate leadership positions in Europe and speaks fluent German, with working knowledge of other European languages. He earned a BS in Engineering and a BA in Astronomy from Swarthmore College, and a MS in Mechanical Engineering from Drexel University.