On this episode, Hall welcomes Jeff Canin of E8 Angels and Element 8 Venture Fund. Element 8 Ventures is focused on entrepreneurial ideation, experimentation, research and education. They are investing in entrepreneurs that are tackling grand challenges, pushing the boundaries of innovation, and disrupting age-old practices, whilst creating new industries to drive socio-economic development.
After joining a large California-based VC firm, Jeff ended up in Bellevue, Washington working as a startup advisor. He then joined as a board member of E8 Angels, focusing on clean tech startups. Jeff gives advice for those looking to invest in the clean tech space and explains where he sees that industry evolving. He also discusses some of the challenges in the space, as well as highlights a few of the subsectors he feels are particularly promising.
You can find E8 Angels at e8angels.com
Jeff can be reached on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/in/jeffcanin
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