Our Investment Advisory Board


Jason Caplain

General Partner, Bull City Venture Partners
Investment Advisory Board – February 2015 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Kenneth C. Carter, Ph.D.

President and CEO, Noble Life Sciences, Inc.
Investment Advisory Board – July 2012 to Present
GAP BioLife Fund Investment Committee Member

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

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

Tom Gillespie

Partner, In-Q-Tel
Investment Advisory Board – November 2013 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

Valdis Lenss

Principal, TDF Ventures
Investment Advisory Board – September 2014 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Richard H. Moore

COO, Washington Gas Energy Services
Division Head, Strategy and Business Development, WGL
Investment Advisory Board – July 2014 to Present
Commonwealth Energy Investment Committee Member

Cody Nystrom

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

Wolf Ruzicka

Chairman, EastBanc Technologies
Investment Advisory Board – September 2014 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member

Kyparissia Sirinakis

Managing Partner, Epidarex Capital
Investment Advisory Board – September 2014 to Present
GAP BioLife Fund Investment Committee Member

Julia Taxin

Vice President, Grotech Ventures
Investment Advisory Board – January 2013 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

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, Lore Systems, Inc.
Investment Advisory Board – July 2006 to Present
GAP Tech Fund Investment Committee Member