• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Alaina Bookstein

Amazon Web Services

Global Head of Strategic Partnerships, Energy & Utilities

Alaina Bookstein has 20 years of experience in the energy and clean tech industry and has been with Amazon Web Services since 2021 where she leads global strategic partnerships in the energy sector. Previously, Alaina was the Vice President of Technology partnerships at Icertis where she was responsible for partner sales, strategic partnership development, and go-to-market strategy for the technology startup and leading cloud and enterprise software partners. Before that, Alaina was the Managing Director at Bridge Strategy where she ran the global energy practice focused on building partnerships to accelerate emerging clean technologies such as grid modernization, vehicle to grid, and hydrogen strategy.  Her clients included the leading oil majors and the largest investor owned utilities in North America.

She started her career at McKinsey & Company and holds an MBA from the Wharton School. 

Sessions With Alaina Bookstein

Tuesday, 19 March

  • 05:00pm - 05:30pm (CST) / 19/mar/2024 10:00 pm - 19/mar/2024 10:30 pm

    Eco-Equality: Charting a course toward climate justice

    Climate & Sustainability

    The burden of climate change is disproportionately felt by low-income communities and developing countries―people and places that are least responsible for the problem. How can the climate change problem be addressed in a fair, just and equitable manner? Just transition and climate justice issues are very different in the developing versus developed world. What are the nuances and strategies for a just transition?