The NGIN team is a known entity. We have a track record of accomplishment. But most importantly, we have a shared commitment to the NGIN mission.
Fred H. Walti II
Mr. Walti is Founder and CEO of the Network for Global Innovation, headquartered in Los Angeles. Mr. Walti is the Co-Founder of the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) and for a period of six years served as its Founding CEO, combining experience as an entrepreneur with his passion for clean technology.
Kevin brings over 40 years of concept to completion product development and enterprise formation experience. He has raised hundreds of millions in capital, created billions in economic value, and thousands of jobs on a global scale.
Tom positions early-stage companies to scale for next-level growth. A skilled collaborator, he leads teams to create and communicate authentic stories for product and service innovations that attract customers and investors.
Kevin works closely with international agencies, governments, investors, corporations and universities to support emerging cleantech ventures around the world. He has supported the creation, launch and growth of accelerators, incubators, innovation challenges and competitions in both developed and developing economies across 6 continents.
Paulo is developing partnerships and tools to bridge the funding gap between cleantech entrepreneurs and venture investors. Among other projects, he is working on the NGIN Index — an index comprising the 1,000+ portfolio companies of all NGIN members, so that investors can easily identify investment opportunities; and the NGIN Investment Platform — a platform that facilitates investments by US-accredited investors in global early stage cleantech startups.
Mr Anderson is the former co-founder and COO of the Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI). He is an expert on impact metrics, innovation challenges and innovation funding. Neal was previously a Senior Director of the $10m Automotive X Prize, an innovation challenge that spurred innovations in super-efficient vehicles and senior advisor for a crowdfunding platform.
Senior Acceleration Trainer
Ms. Soroquere is an international training expert at NGIN and has been extensively involved in GCIP-Morocco since its launch. She has conducted numerous GCIP Academies and has provided support to GCIP alumni from Morocco and Pakistan.
The Expanded Team
Over the past six years, Mr. Walti and the NGIN Team have developed relationships with impact technology leaders, entrepreneurs, in Los Angeles, California, nationally and globally. They currently work with a highly capable team of consulting members that help implement NGIN programs nationally and internationally.
NGIN is forming a Technology Steering Committee and a Global Advisory Board comprised of some of the leading scientists, businesspersons, and policy makers throughout the world.