Neal E. Rickner

Managing Partner
Elevation Ventures.

1:00pm - 1:45pm PST, Apr 16
Elevation Ventures.

Neal Rickner is a technology executive who specializes in advancing new ventures through early-stage growth. Partnered with Octane and Sustain SoCal, Neal is the Managing Partner of Elevation Ventures. Prior to this role, Neal served as the CEO of Seafire Capital, leading a team investing in aerospace, mobility and electrification companies. Prior to Seafire, Neal spent nearly a decade at Google and Google[x] leading teams, most notably serving as the Chief Operating Officer of Makani, a next-generation wind-turbine company owned by Alphabet and Shell. As COO, Neal led Makani's...