James LoGerfo Co-Founder & General Partner
James LoGerfo, General Partner, has been investing in, advising and forming energy and environmental technology companies for thirteen years. His experience includes advanced materials, biofuels, biomass, energy efficiency, power electronics, renewable project development, smart grid technologies, solar power, water treatment and wind energy. Prior to Earthrise Capital, Jim’s background included energy technology equity research at Bank of America, private equity investment management at the General Motors pension fund, and investment banking and strategic consulting at BOVARO Partners and Vortex Energy. Jim received a BA in international studies at the University of Washington, and a Ph.D. in political science at Columbia University. In addition, he is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
About Earthrise Capital
Earthrise Capital Fund is a venture capital fund primarily focused on energy, power and water production and use. The Fund invests in businesses with products and services which enhance critical resources, optimize industrial production, and reduce waste and emissions. The founders of Earthrise Capital have experience investing in new energy and environmental technologies for over three decades.