Dr. Chris Erickson, General Partner, Pangaea Ventures
Chris Erickson is a general partner of Pangaea Ventures in Vancouver, Canada. Pangaea Ventures has been investing in cleantech and advanced materials companies since 2001. Prior to starting Pangaea Ventures, Chris was a partner with Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt, specializing in environmental and corporate law. Chris is a member of the board of the Alberta Centre for Advanced Micro and Nano Technology (ACAMP), NanoBC and is on the Cleantech Investor Advisory and Section Committee for the Banff Venture Forum. He has served as a director or observer on the board of several corporations, including Switch Materials (energy efficient smart windows), Pionetics Corporation (polymer membranes for water purification), Tioga (photovoltaics) and Kovio (printed electronics and photovoltaics).
Chris has a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Calgary.