Joel is Co-Founder of Foro Energy and Rho AI, he is a Founding Investor and Board Member of Rubicon Global, Zero Mass Water, Pie Insurance, and Fervo Energy and he is an angel investor in over 30 early stage technology companies including Biota Technology. He actively invests from a small institutional fund into pre-seed, seed, and Series A financing rounds. He also is on the Investment Team at Breakthrough Energy Ventures.
Joel is a Precourt Energy Scholar and Adjunct Professor at Stanford University. Joel received his B.S.E in Chemical Engineering from Princeton University, and his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.