Mr. Bryan, armed with the passion to bring energy solutions to those most in need, co-founded VB Energy Group. Energy is core to establishing sustainable and democratic societies worldwide through developing socially conscience leaders and training an organic work force capable of building and sustaining economic growth for themselves, the community and their host nation. Empowering people through energy solutions that are tailorable, innovative and outcome-focused is what the VEG Team delivers to both developed and developing societies. In his final year as a Senior Executive with the U.S. Department of Energy, Mr. Bryan served as the Senior Advisor for Energy Infrastructure Security in the Office of International Affairs (IA). IA responds to the most pressing global energy challenges, ranging from energy security and market volatility to impacts from climate change. With his primary focus on Ukraine, Mr. Bryan led several international delegations to assist Ukraine in seeking energy solutions to survive the winter months and actions necessary to achieve Energy Sector reforms in five years. He holds a Master of Science in Strategic Intelligence from the Joint Military Intelligence College in Washington D.C. He also holds a Bachelor of Science in Logistics Systems Management (Summa Cum Laude) from Colorado Technical University in Colorado Springs, CO.