Guidance for Cyclotron Road is provided by our Leadership Council—a group of visionary industry executives, investors, entrepreneurs, and academics—and the Leadership Team of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Leadership Council:

  Arun Majumdar  Professor, Stanford University                                                                        

Arun Majumdar Professor, Stanford University                                                                        

  Gabriel Kra  Managing Director, Prelude Ventures

Gabriel Kra Managing Director, Prelude Ventures

  Todd Johnson  Founder and CEO, iPAR

Todd Johnson Founder and CEO, iPAR

  Danielle Fong  Founder and CSO, Lightsail Energy                 

Danielle Fong Founder and CSO, Lightsail Energy                 

  Hemai Parthasarathy  Scientific Director, Breakout Labs, Thiel Foundation

Hemai Parthasarathy Scientific Director, Breakout Labs, Thiel Foundation

  Barbara Burger  President, Chevron Technology Ventures

Barbara Burger President, Chevron Technology Ventures

  Carmichael Roberts  General Partner, North Bridge Venture Partners

Carmichael Roberts General Partner, North Bridge Venture Partners

  Cody Friesen  CEO, Zero Mass Water and Professor, Arizona State University

Cody Friesen CEO, Zero Mass Water and Professor, Arizona State University

  Eric Toone  Vice Provost and Professor, Duke University           

Eric Toone Vice Provost and Professor, Duke University           

  Gia Schneider  Founder and CEO, Natel Energy

Gia Schneider Founder and CEO, Natel Energy

  John Wall  Former CTO, Cummins                    

John Wall Former CTO, Cummins                    

  Nazeer Bhore  Breakthrough Research & Innovation, ExxonMobil

Nazeer Bhore Breakthrough Research & Innovation, ExxonMobil

  Tom Baruch  Managing Director, Baruch Future Ventures

Tom Baruch Managing Director, Baruch Future Ventures

  Liesl Schindler  Global Manager for External Technology Collaborations, Royal Dutch Shell

Liesl Schindler Global Manager for External Technology Collaborations, Royal Dutch Shell

  Dick Swanson  Founder, Sunpower                

Dick Swanson Founder, Sunpower                

  Cathy Zoi  Cofounder, Odyssey Energy

Cathy Zoi Cofounder, Odyssey Energy

  Brian Holloway  CTO Advanced Technology Lab, Lockheed Martin

Brian Holloway CTO Advanced Technology Lab, Lockheed Martin

  Jeff Carbeck  Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Leader, Deloitte                

Jeff Carbeck Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Leader, Deloitte                

  Hal Harvey  CEO, Energy Innovation                                  

Hal Harvey CEO, Energy Innovation                                  

  Joel Moxley  Founder and CEO, Foro Energy  

Joel Moxley Founder and CEO, Foro Energy  

  Nancy Pfund  Managing Partner, DBL Partners                               

Nancy Pfund Managing Partner, DBL Partners                               

  Om Nalamasu  CTO, Applied Materials                   

Om Nalamasu CTO, Applied Materials                   

  Paul Alivisatos  Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UC Berkeley

Paul Alivisatos Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UC Berkeley

  Sarah Kearney  Executive Director, PRIME Coalition

Sarah Kearney Executive Director, PRIME Coalition

  David T. Danielson  Managing Director, Breakthrough Energy Ventures

David T. Danielson Managing Director, Breakthrough Energy Ventures

  Dipender Saluja  Managing Director, Capricorn Investment Group

Dipender Saluja Managing Director, Capricorn Investment Group