Jane Kearns

Partner, Evok Innovations

Role: Associate

Site: CDL-Vancouver

Stream: Climate

Jane will be joining Evok Innovations as a Partner. She was the Vice President, Growth Services and Senior Cleantech Advisor at MaRS Discovery District. She is a recognized leader in sustainable innovation and has extensive experience growing successful companies at the intersection of business and sustainability. She co-founded, grew and profitably sold a renewable energy company, and leverages over 20 years of experience in venture capital, cleantech and sustainability to help build businesses that matter. Jane is a co-founder of the CanadaCleantech Alliance, sits on the board of Clear Blue Technologies International (TSXV: CBLU), the boards of Decarbonization Plus Acquisition Corp II, III, and IV, (NASDAQ: DCRN, DCRC, DCRD), an advisory board member for StandUp Ventures and Amplify Ventures, and is a member of the Expert Panel on Clean Growth for the Canadian Institute for Climate Choices. She is a Cleantech and Energy faculty member at Singularity University, and holds an MBA from Columbia University.