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.