MEET OUR SPEAKERS:
Girish Nadkarni is the President of TotalEnergies Ventures, the $400m corporate venture fund of TotalEnergies SE, based in Paris. Prior to that he was the founder & President of ABB Technology Ventures. During his 15-year career at ABB, Girish ran the global automotive business for ABB’s Robotics Division and was global head of strategy + marketing for Automation Div. He has also served as advisor to the World Economic Forum & has been listed on the Global Corporate Venturing Power List 100 for the past 6 years.
Monica Varman is an investor at G2 Venture Partners. At G2, She focuses on investments in the circular economy, grid resilience, and food/agriculture sectors. Monica was most recently a core member of the sustainability practice at McKinsey & Company, where she advised senior executives in energy & infrastructure sectors on decarbonization + growth strategies.
Carl Stjernfeldt joined ArcLight as Managing Director in 2021 and has 20+ years of investing & energy experience. Prior to that he was Head of Corporate Development for Royal Dutch Shell’s renewable business in N. America & was US leader for corp venture unit + he spent 15+ years doing VC investments at Battery Ventures and Castile Ventures.
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Daniel Hullah is Co-founder & Investor at Buoyant Ventures, after investing in cleantech for nearly 2 decades. Before Buoyant Ventures, he was Managing Director for GE Ventures. Prior to that, he was a Partner at RockPort Capital for 9 years + worked for RockPort portfolio company RePower as VP Strat & Marketing.
Michael Dolbec recently joined Momenta's management team as a Managing Partner, having served 30+ years as an exec in SV’s institutional & corp venture scene. Prior to Momenta he was Exec Managing Director for GE Ventures. Mike joined the GE team from LG Electronics, where he led VC & open innovation activities. Prior to that he led the VC groups at Orange, 3Com, & IBM.