William Brent is a director at Power for All, a global coalition of more than 200 companies, civil society organizations, funders and trade associations campaigning to deliver universal electricity access (SDG7) before 2030, by accelerating the deployment of decentralized renewable energy solutions. He has a long career in business and climate solutions, with a focus on content, communications, marketing and branding. Until 2014, he ran the global cleantech practice at Weber Shandwick, the flagship communications agency of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG). He has been a partner in several start-ups, including a film production company, and a digital agency. He lived in China for 15 years, and currently resides in Spain, working frequently in Africa and South Asia. He is also co-founder of a family-owned communications and marketing firm.