Alfred joined Chrysalix in 2012 with more than 10 years R&D experience. He is a technology innovator with three patents/applications, more than 10 peer-reviewed papers, and was awarded an NSERC Innovation Award recognizing his entrepreneurial spirit and the commercial potential of his PhD research for portable power generation.
Alfred has held a number of Board positions and is actively involved with Chrysalix investments in Axine Water Technologies, Primus Power and GlassPoint. Additionally, he is active in the startup ecosystem as an Angel investor and a volunteer mentor/advisor for OregonBest, New Ventures BC, CSIRO ON Accelerator, Hawaii Energy Excelerator and the Cleantech Open.
At Chrysalix, Alfred is responsible for investment thesis development, deal sourcing, due diligence, and portfolio and fund management. His current investment focus is in perception and cognition opportunities and its application in the energy and resource sectors.
Alfred has a PhD in Chemical & Biological Engineering from the University of British Columbia and a BASc in Chemical Engineering from the University of Waterloo.