Senior Partner at Chrysalix which is a global technology VC that specializes in transformational industrial innovation, particularly resource productivity and intelligent systems. The fund helps large corporates access step-change solutions and simplifies their engagement with the startup world. For entrepreneurs, it provides capital and strategic assistance to maximize their startups’ opportunities. Mining innovation has become a major emphasis of the latest fund where Chrysalix is building an ecosystem of large mining companies, OEMs and leading R&D institutes around it. This is the first time a major VC has given the mining industry special attention.
Charlie has worked with Chrysalix for over a decade and has a passion for anticipating how emerging technology can solve problems that matter. Before Chrysalix, Charlie had various strategic marketing and business development roles, helping found emerging technology companies. Charlie has a PhD in applied physics and an MBA from UC-Berkeley.