Mike Jackson

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Partner

Mike has been with the Westly Group since 2009 and has helped lead the firm’s investments in Amyris (IPO, NASDAQ), SCL Elements (Acquired by Schneider), China Recycling Energy Corp (IPO, NASDAQ), Enerkem, Good Eggs, Simple Energy, Honest Buildings, Feastly, and Yerdle.

Prior to joining the Westly Group, Mike was co-founder and CEO of Village Green Energy, a retailer of renewable energy production to households and businesses. Prior to Village Green, Mike managed the India group at the Program on Energy and Sustainable Development at Stanford University, where he wrote and taught on the impact of global coal, oil, and natural gas markets on energy choices in the developing world.

Mike holds a double BS in Biology and Earth Systems, and an MS in Energy Engineering, all from Stanford University.