About The Event
Want to know what trends will impact climate tech investing in 2021 from a venture perspective? Join Emily Fritze, Senior Associate at the Westly Group, for a conversation on the climate tech venture landscape in 2021.
Emily Fritze is an investor at The Westly Group, a venture fund in Menlo Park that invests in sustainable energy, buildings, transportation, and industry. Before joining her current firm, she helped run Powerhouse Ventures, a clean energy seed fund and incubator in Oakland, where she invested in pre-seed and seed-stage startups. Emily started her career in politics, and served as Senior Director in the Obama White House, managing climate and energy initiatives, as well as in policy roles to Secretary of Energy, Ernest Moniz, at the U.S. Department of Energy and Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords. Outside of work, Emily loves to read, play pick-up basketball, and backpack throughout California and beyond.
This is the first event in a series dedicated to digging deeper into green building technology and the policies and practices that support its adoption. Hosted by Shadow Associate, Anastasia Simon.