Silicon Valley, CA
Alec is the Chief Operating Officer of GSVlabs and the General Manager of its Sustainability Innovation Lab, overseeing startup coaching and corporate innovation engagements across GSVlabs’ 150+ startups and 25+ corporate partners. In 2015, he co-founded the GSV Pioneer Summit, an annual innovation summit of 1,500+ entrepreneurs, corporate executives and thought leaders focused on technological innovation that transforms industry and culture.
Alec also helps lead the GSVlabs Sustainability Lab, supporting a community of 20+ clean technology and sustainability startups, global corporations and NGOs. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Cleantech Open, the world’s largest clean technology accelerator that supports 100+ early-stage cleantech startups each year.
Always looking for a chance to chat about sustainability, he writes about cleantech innovation and finance at Greenchipped.com and has served as a judge for the Department of Energy’s FLOW startup competition and the Cleantech Open’s National Finals.