Founded in 2019 by experienced Energy Sector technologists, OpenAnalytics is an advanced technology firm specializing in bringing global energy businesses into the Digital Age. With expertise across the energy and commodities industry, including upstream, midstream, trading and scheduling, OpenAnalytics brings a wealth of diverse talents and extensive experience to bear on the unique challenges of adapting and thriving in era of fast paced Digital Transformation. Our understanding of all aspects of Digital Transformation, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, combined with our energy expertise, allows us to be uniquely positioned to assist clients in navigating Digital Transformation that adds value and enhances the capabilities of all aspects of the energy and commodities business.



Heather Leverett is a founding partner of Optimus and OpenAnalytics.  With over 22 years of experience in the energy sector, Heather utilizes her extensive experience in a variety of functional disciplines to create effective business solutions, supporting trading by combing technology and business processes.  Early on, both Altra and Dynegy Energy, recognized Heather’s unique combination of skill and intuition and quickly promoted her to leadership roles.  Aided by her extensive experience consulting with wholesale and retail energy entities in a variety of capacities, Heather and Shelley Wright founded Optimus in 2004.  Heather studied Chemical Engineering at Georgia Tech and has a BS from Christian Brothers University in Business with a focus in Economics and Finance. 

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Max has over 25 years of experience working in the Finance and Energy Trading domains and specializes in applying Machine Learning and AI solutions for Energy Trading & Risk Management systems. Max implemented Advance Analytics [Machine Learning] in the Trading Space at the world’s largest privately held firm.  He has a strong background in a wide variety of commodity physical and derivatives markets and has conducted large size projects at Fortune 500 companies while working for top tier consulting firms. Max has successfully delivered business and IT oriented solutions supporting front and middle functions in Energy Trading at international clients located in Europe, Asia, Middle East and North America. With a demonstrated expertise in client management, Max applies his extensive knowledge in machine learning and artificial intelligence to find solutions that increase value for businesses in the digital age.  Max holds a degree in finance from Baruch College and a MBA from New York Institute of Technology.  In addition, Max has earned multiple post graduate certificates from MIT, John’s Hopkins and other top tier universities in machine learning and artificial intelligence.

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