Jane Kearns

Jane Kearns

Jane Kearns

Cleantech Faculty

Vice President, Growth Services at MaRS Discovery District


About Jane

Jane is Vice President, Growth Services at the 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 full-service 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 advisory boards for StandUp Ventures, the MaRS Catalyst Fund, and Valent Ventures. She is a member of the Expert Panel on Clean Growth for the Canadian Climate and Clean Growth Institute. Jane was a board director at the Water Technology Acceleration Project (WaterTAP). She is currently a Cleantech and Energy faculty member at Singularity University, and holds an MBA from Columbia University, and undergraduate degrees from Western University and the University of Calgary.

The Future of Cleantech
(Summit 2019)

Webinar: Energy in Transition
– Opportunity in Disruption