President & CEO
Reese Tisdale has an extensive background in industry research, strategic advisory, and environmental consulting in the water, power, and energy industries. Prior to co-founding Bluefield, Mr. Tisdale was Research Director for IHS Emerging Energy Research, a leading research and advisory firm focused on renewable energy. He also has demonstrated experience in groundwater remediation for oil & gas companies and as an international market analyst for Thermo Fisher Scientific.
Mr. Tisdale’s perspectives on baseline critical infrastructure needs, developing economies, and the world is influenced by his three years in El Salvador, where he led water supply and agriculture projects immediately following the country’s civil war. Always willing to share his experiences and insights, he has been cited by Bloomberg News, CBS News, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times. He is also a frequent panelist and moderator at global industry and corporate events.
He received his Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources from The University of the South, Sewanee and a Master in Business Administration from Thunderbird: The American Graduate School of International Management.