Our Investment Advisory Board


Al Christopher

Director, Divison of Energy, Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy (DMME)
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
Commonwealth Energy Fund Investment Committee Member

Joseph D’Amico

Vice President, Gas Technology & Marketing, Alpha Natural Resources
Investment Advisory Board –July 2011 to Present
Commonwealth Energy Fund Investment Committee Member

Paul Duncan

President, GSD Energy Consultants
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
Commonwealth Energy Fund Investment Committee Member

Hiram Ewald

Managing Director, Tall Oaks Capital Partners
Investment Advisory Board – July 2006 to Present
GAP BioLife Fund Investment Committee Member

Steven M. Ferguson

Deputy Director, Licensing & Entrepreneurship, Office of Technology Transfer
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
GAP BioLife Fund Investment Committee Member

J.S. Gamble

Founder, BluVenture Investors, LLC
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Mike Graininger

Partner, In-Q-Tel, LLC
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Tom Grossi

Partner, New Enterprise Associates
Investment Advisory Board – July 2006 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Pete Jobse

President and CEO, Center for Innovative Technology
Investment Advisory Board – November 2003 to Present
GAP Tech, GAP BioLife & Commonwealth Energy Fund Investment Committees Member

Matt Lecar

Principal, GE Energy
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
Commonwealth Energy Investment Committee Member

Lenard Marcus

Principal, Edison Ventures
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Cody Nystrom

Senior Associate, SJF ventures
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
Commonwealth Energy Investment Committee Member

Bobby Ocampo

Associate, Grotech Ventures
Investment Advisory Board – November 2011 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Edmund Pendleton

Serial Entrepreneur
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Dr. Bruce C. Robertson

Managing Director, HIG Bio Ventures
Investment Advisory Board – November 2003 to Present
GAP BioLife Fund Investment Committee Member

Paul Singh

Partner, 500 Startups
Investment Advisory Board – May 2012 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Egle Thomas

Director of Business Development, The Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR)
Investment Advisory Board – July 2011 to Present
Commonwealth Energy Investment Committee Member

John Uhrin

Vice President, Credit Suisse
Investment Advisory Board – January 2008 to Present
GAP BioLife Fund Investment Committee Member

Steve Weinstein

Managing Director, Novartis Venture Fund
Investment Advisory Board – March 2012 to Present
GAP BioLife Fund Investment Committee Member

S. Tien Wong

Chief Executive Officer, Opus8
Investment Advisory Board – August 2006 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Bob Zivin

Senior Director, Corporate Office of Science and Technology (COSAT)
Investment Advisory Board – July 2007
GAP BioLife Fund Investment Committee Member