LORRAINE BECKER

Category: Board Member

Role

Chair of the Investment Committee

Organization

EnerNext

About

Lorraine Becker is a cleantech capital strategist, and environmental scientist, with an entrepreneurial and executive mindset who collaborates with founders, funders, and leaders to support them in growing their organizations to achieve positive outcomes for profit, as well as people and the planet.

Through her work across the cleantech sector, with start-ups, scale-ups, accelerators, investors, and energy companies, Lorraine has developed a specialized understanding of the unique requirements for capital, expertise, governance, and business models in the cleantech and climate impact space. She uses that knowledge to assist the companies that she works with achieve the fundamental characteristics and metrics that investors seek.

Lorraine is the Chair of the Investment Committee for the Alberta Ecotrust Climate Innovation Fund, a new $40M fund to accelerate municipal climate plans in Calgary and Edmonton. The fund will identify, invest in, and scale up carbon reduction solutions.