Charles Wu

Manager

Boston

Education

M.B.A., enterprise management, MIT Sloan School of Management; M.A., economics, Northwestern University; S.B., economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Summary of Experience

Mr. Wu has experience consulting on energy economics, securities, trade disputes, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), and statistics. He has expertise in economic impact analysis related to energy, electricity, and carbon allowance markets, and has designed and run simulations of large-scale distributed networks to predict operational efficiency and costs to consumers. Mr. Wu has developed operational models of power plant and natural gas availability to analyze fuel and energy security during extreme weather conditions. He has assisted market regulatory authorities with matters related to market and auction design, with impacts on millions of customers. Mr. Wu has supported academic affiliates in litigation matters, including damages estimation based on lost royalties, critique of statistical sampling for mortgage-backed securities, and Monte Carlo simulation modeling of statistical tests. Previously, Mr. Wu worked at Microsoft, where he used order-level data from across Microsoft’s hardware supply chain to visualize the timing of international distribution center inbound and outbound shipments.