Christine Primmer

Strategy & Business Development for Smart Cities

Georgia Power

Christine Primmer leads Strategy & Business Development for Smart Cities at Georgia Power. Georgia Power is currently engaged in many initiatives across the state to promote safety, reliability, resiliency and efficiency and build the “future of energy” in our future cities. Most recently, Georgia Power, in partnership with AT&T and Current by GE, is leading a pilot within the City of Atlanta to deploy Intelligent Infrastructure sensors on existing assets to enable applications in public safety, mobility and environmental sustainability. Prior to Georgia Power, Christine was a Principal at SJF Ventures, a $125MM venture fund, where she focused on smart cities sectors like Energy, Transportation and Industrial Innovations. She served on the board for TransLoc, a transportation technology SaaS company acquired by Ford Motor Company, EnTouch Controls, a SaaS & connected thermostat company managing energy for small and medium footprint real estate and retail, and Aseptia, a healthy food technology company. Prior to SJF, Christine worked with GE Energy and later in management consulting. She holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech and an MBA from UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.