Experts

SeaAhead has an expanding group of experts interested in helping bluetech ventures find the resources and advice they need to be successful.

Startup Members: Go to the Expert Bios page for more information & to request an intro

Kristin Brief   Cleantech Startup Executive, Business Development, Fundraising, Capital Planning   “The world needs more sustainable solutions. I have a passion for helping early stage cleantech companies gain market traction and scale.”

Kristin Brief

Cleantech Startup Executive, Business Development, Fundraising, Capital Planning

“The world needs more sustainable solutions. I have a passion for helping early stage cleantech companies gain market traction and scale.”

Adam de Sola Pool   Retired serial CEO and venture capitalist with a focus on clean energy. Currently: mentor and angel investor   “I would like to work with teams that need help spinning out of Universities or Marine Labs. Additionally, early stage companies that seek international opportunities is an area I can help with.”

Adam de Sola Pool

Retired serial CEO and venture capitalist with a focus on clean energy. Currently: mentor and angel investor

“I would like to work with teams that need help spinning out of Universities or Marine Labs. Additionally, early stage companies that seek international opportunities is an area I can help with.”

Matthew Merighi   Strategic Communications, Seafood, Shipping, Security, Technology   “I work on the topics of seafood, shipping, security, and technology with companies and organizations that exhibit business discipline and have social goals.”

Matthew Merighi

Strategic Communications, Seafood, Shipping, Security, Technology

“I work on the topics of seafood, shipping, security, and technology with companies and organizations that exhibit business discipline and have social goals.”

Kevin Nolan   Biotech Product Development & Commercialization, Business Development, Project Management, M&A, and Sales & Marketing in the Life Sciences Space   “At Nolstar, we want to work with bluetech start-ups and technologists in the development and commercialization of new and innovative life science products”

Kevin Nolan

Biotech Product Development & Commercialization, Business Development, Project Management, M&A, and Sales & Marketing in the Life Sciences Space

“At Nolstar, we want to work with bluetech start-ups and technologists in the development and commercialization of new and innovative life science products”

Matthew Cusack   Start-up Executive, Internet of Things, Clean Energy, Smart Buildings   “I want to work with startups that are making an impact for a billion people. I’m open to mentorship for hardware and software startups, clean energy and Smart Buildings.”

Matthew Cusack

Start-up Executive, Internet of Things, Clean Energy, Smart Buildings

“I want to work with startups that are making an impact for a billion people. I’m open to mentorship for hardware and software startups, clean energy and Smart Buildings.”

Erica Harrington   Legal Counsel at Foley Hoag to CleanTech and Renewable Energy Companies   “I have a personal passion for ocean science and conservation and an educational background in biology and the law. I look forward to utilizing my legal skillset to assist bluetech companies in achieving their goals.”

Erica Harrington

Legal Counsel at Foley Hoag to CleanTech and Renewable Energy Companies

“I have a personal passion for ocean science and conservation and an educational background in biology and the law. I look forward to utilizing my legal skillset to assist bluetech companies in achieving their goals.”

Frank Scovello   30yrs with General Electric, Start-up Executive, Early Stage Technology Commercialization   “I am interested in working with entrepreneurs who have developed a prototype product and need help with next steps to commercialize that product”

Frank Scovello

30yrs with General Electric, Start-up Executive, Early Stage Technology Commercialization

“I am interested in working with entrepreneurs who have developed a prototype product and need help with next steps to commercialize that product”

Stamatis Astra   Innovation & Manufacturing Venture Partners - Raising Capital, Industrial Production, Product Development   “I want to work with hardware startups to help fund them from prototype to commercial product”

Stamatis Astra

Innovation & Manufacturing Venture Partners - Raising Capital, Industrial Production, Product Development

“I want to work with hardware startups to help fund them from prototype to commercial product”

John Muggeridge   Former Public Affairs Executive with Fidelity, owner of BrewGene (beer app)   “Happy to provide community context for companies that would benefit from external relations strategies”

John Muggeridge

Former Public Affairs Executive with Fidelity, owner of BrewGene (beer app)

“Happy to provide community context for companies that would benefit from external relations strategies”

Jim Sanderson   Raising Capital, Outsource CFO, Business Valuation, Strategic Consulting, Consumer and Food Industries   “I would like to collaborate with startups focused on sustainability and health & wellness solutions which impact the global food supply chain.”

Jim Sanderson

Raising Capital, Outsource CFO, Business Valuation, Strategic Consulting, Consumer and Food Industries

“I would like to collaborate with startups focused on sustainability and health & wellness solutions which impact the global food supply chain.”

Fara Courtney   Outer Harbor Consulting: Public Policy, Industry Intelligence & Collaborative Strategy in Offshore Wind Energy   “I want to help innovative, ocean-focused problem-solving entrepreneurs connect with market opportunities in the offshore wind space.”

Fara Courtney

Outer Harbor Consulting: Public Policy, Industry Intelligence & Collaborative Strategy in Offshore Wind Energy

“I want to help innovative, ocean-focused problem-solving entrepreneurs connect with market opportunities in the offshore wind space.”

Jason Liu   Savant Data Group: A.I. Architect, Strategy Development: Big Data, Data Science, Decision Models, Patents   “An A.I. architect’s role is to tie business acumen to suitable A.I / M.L. technologies and software engineering to reduce risks of failure and accelerate the speed to success.”

Jason Liu

Savant Data Group: A.I. Architect, Strategy Development: Big Data, Data Science, Decision Models, Patents

“An A.I. architect’s role is to tie business acumen to suitable A.I / M.L. technologies and software engineering to reduce risks of failure and accelerate the speed to success.”

 

If you’d like to offer mentorship to SeaAhead’s dynamic group of innovators, please contact us!