Connected Industry veteran building ‘connected’ products, services, and businesses for over 30 years with senior leadership roles at ThingWorx, Syngenta, Coca-Cola and Philip Morris. He founded Momenta Partners and several industrial automation companies. Ken resides in Switzerland and maintains an office in the 'cloud'.
With over 20 years of leadership advisory practice, C-Level recruiting and relationship development, Paige brings deep industry experience and thought leadership in the energy ecosystem. Prior to Quantal, she founded Enertech Search Partners, and was previously a senior executive recruiter at Richard, Wayne and Roberts. She has a particular focus on distributed energy resources and enabling technologies, e-mobility, smart infrastructure, energy finance and evolving technologies and emerging markets such as trans-active energy and blockchain.
Trevor has a 20-year track record of guiding investors, entrepreneurs and enterprise executive teams navigate a changing connected world of distributed systems in IoT, energy, and finance, pioneering new capital structures and innovative markets for the growing global need for data and energy infrastructure.
Since 2016, he has designed and built leading thought-leadership programs to drive adoption of best practices in innovation and digital transformation in the enterprise space, bringing together diverse ecosystems of private, public and educational partners in new ways to drive value recognition around IoT and "big data" adoption.
Previously a member of Energy Search Partners, Kelly brings deep industry experience as a strategic partner for startups in the clean-tech, energy intelligence, distributed energy and energy management technology sectors. She has developed long-stranding business relationships in the UK, Europe and Australia with energy sector startups and larger enterprises. Prior she held senior roles in software and hardware technology sales and advisor with various startups.
An experienced recruiting leader, Betsy is recognized for her extraordinary commitment to building teams to support the high demand in the market. She brings over 15 years’ experience in working with competitive technological markets such as Silicon Valley and Boston. As a leader in technical recruiting, she specializes in all things tech , including all Software Engineering, Dev Ops/Infrastructure, Data Science, UI/UK design and Hardware.
Andy Matthy spent the past five years with Hobbs & Towne as a Vice President. His focus has been within the sustainability, infrastructure and renewables markets, with a specific focus on the utility scale sector and assisting early-stage organizations with the commercialization of emerging technologies.
Andy resides in the Philadelphia area, is an active PCA member and involved with youth soccer throughout the region.
With an affinity for company strategy and business development, Nikki brings a history of rich experience in Commercial Energy Management, State Environmental Police, Regulatory Compliance, Real Estate, Smart Grid, Energy efficiency, Distributed Energy and IoT. She is also a licensed Real Estate agent with a focus on Distributed energy upgrades and new construction in residential and commercial development.
With extensive experience in executive management and technical leadership, Jim has held positions in areas of networking, IT systems management, and pervasive computing. He has a wealth of knowledge in IoT solution development including device connectivity, data collection, cognitive analytics, digital twin, and machine learning. He was most recently Distinguished Engineer and CTO for IBM’s Watson IoT Platform and is an IBM master inventor holding over 60 patents.
A corporate transactional attorney with substantial legal experience in general corporate law, transactions, M&A, JVs
Sherif is an electrical engineer, multi-cultural ideator, business strategist, coach, generalist in management and changer. He holds a Ph.D. in Data Networking from France and brings in 20+ years of professional experience ranging from network design at a telco, management consulting at McKinsey, strategic selling at Software vendor and strategist and marketing leader at Industrial Manufacturing where he was driving strategic M&A and business development in the Wind Energy and Industrial Services areas.
Connected Industry strategy and corporate development leader with over 20 years of experience in the critical infrastructure device industry. Bill has a deep technical and business background that ranges from running worldwide software development teams to defining the strategy for new digital offerings and portfolio acceleration through M&A and investment. Recently, Bill was a senior leader in Strategy and Corporate Development for Wind River Systems working closely with Intel Capital and the Intel IoT Group on Industrial IoT.
Investor, operator, and entrepreneur with 15+ years’ experience in venture capital, business management, and investments. Ben combines expertise from investing in both private and public markets, owning and managing a precision manufacturing business, and as startup CFO. He has worked with clients in 35+ countries and all segments of the corporate hierarchy. Most recently Ben was a VC Investor at Venture University.
With a developed knowledge of interpersonal communications and years of customer service experience, Sarah is a goal oriented and determined intern. She has a passion for marketing that has stemmed from her eleven years in the food service industry. She provides support to the Marketing team while continuing to learn and strengthen her skills while based in New Hampshire.
Venture and startup professional with experience investing in remote connectivity, distributed energy, mobile payments and blockchain technology. Lee was most recently Principal at Reflective Ventures where he was responsible for full-lifecycle investing in early stage companies. He also has a wealth of experience in operational roles.
Kit has distinguished himself as a skilled search professional with a particularly impressive track record of recruiting C-suite, VP and Director-level executives for complex, multi-stakeholder environments. Kit previously worked at Boyden, prior to that he was the head of research at Beeley and Co.
Originally from the UK, Kit now resides in Orange County area with his family.