25+ years experience in venture capital and software startups as an investor, executive, and advisor.
Successfully led 8 startups to exits and founded multi-billion dollar 'spin out' as Managing Director at Intel Capital. Founding CEO at two successful SaaS/Cloud companies.
20+ years experience in international trade and global investment banking.
4 years' experience as COO of Ystrategies Corp.
Holds Masters in International Affairs from Columbia University
BSE: Princeton University
Operations Research & Financial Engineering
Senior Thesis: Deep Coaching through Deep Learning
Tom joins VAYU after practicing law at some of the leading law firms in the country where he specialized in designing and crafting solutions for clients in the government space with an emphasis on creative financings. Tom has worked on infrastructure and energy issues starting with his tenure at a division of MWH a leading international engineering firm. Tom's recent client portfolio has included state and local municipalities along with renewable energy and water companies.
MS, Computational Science
BS, Physical Science (Concentration: Physics)
Applied & Computational Mathematics
Florida State University
Research: Computer vision, fluid dynamics, fire dynamics
Respected marketing guru, startup expert & Associate Prof at SF State. Neil drives Vayu marketing and customer strategies.
Program Leader and Director of Collaborative Autonomy at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Head of Section, Loads & Controls, DTU, Copenhagen, Denmark;
formerly Manager at WISDEM Project at NREL, Golden, CO
Jon helps with business strategy & intellectual property development.
Former CEO Summation (Legal data SaaS acquired Wolters Kluwer 2004) and practicing attorney in intellectual property litigation.
Managing Director Futureproofing Next
Andrea supports Vayu's targeted marketing efforts and Thought Leadership Strategies
Co-Head of ERCOT Trading at Citi, Doug is Former VP Corp Strategy for Vayu (2018-2020), Doug is a visionary and wind finance expert.
Zach joined Vayu as a business and research analyst in 2018 left for London School of Business in 2019.
Zach supports Vayu with business strategy and European perspective