Jennifer McFarlane

Environment Lightning Grant Round Leader, Environment Interest Circle Leader

Jennifer has been a CFO for over 20 years, with a focus on companies developing new energy and impact technologies including LanzaTech, NEXTracker, and Zyomyx. Previously she was an investment banker, principally at Salomon Brothers, and a CEO, Astia, an accelerator for women-led companies. She is currently co-founder, Asterra; and a Board Member and Advisor at several cleantech companies and nonprofit organizations.

Jennifer is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and Toniic. She has an MBA from Stanford and LLB/BSc from the University of New South Wales, Australia.