William StraussWilliam Strauss, President and Founder, FutureMetrics, LLC
William Strauss is the President and founder of FutureMetrics, LLC. FutureMetrics provides information, analysis, operations guidance, and strategic advice to many of the world's leading companies in the wood pellet sector. Bill is globally recognized as a leading expert in the wood pellet sector. Bill continues to be a thought leader in the sector and has published numerous papers on a variety of subjects relevant to the wood pellet sector. He is also a founder and a Director of Maine Energy Systems, the largest manufacturer of European style automatic pellet fueled central heating systems in North America. Bill is the 2012 recipient of the International Excellence in BioEnergy award and has been named one of the most influential leaders in the biomass industry in 2016. He has an MBA (specializing in Finance) and a PhD (Economics, Earth Systems Science).