John D. Santoleri
CEVG:NY/StoneWork Capital LLC
John Santoleri has been a professional investor for the last 30 years. He is a founding member of CEVG: NY, a New York City-based affiliate of CEVG, focusing on early stage investments in cleantech and fintech; he also serves as an Innovation Advisor for NYSERDA, helping bring an investment lens to the agency's clean tech grant program ($80mm annual spend). John spent 15 years at Warburg Pincus making venture and growth equity investments in a range of sectors, from startup to later stage, in the US and abroad, successfully investing over $800 million during his tenure. He also ran an ethically oriented long/short public equity fund for 10 years. John mentors cleantech companies through the NYSERDA EIR and NECEC Clean Tech Open programs and has served in leadership roles in a variety of growing non-profit agencies focused on the environment, the arts, human rights, and youth service.
Presentation: Clean Energy Venture Fund