Montreal, April 13th, 2020 – Ecofuel Accelerator, aspecialized and personalized accelerator in the cleantech sector, announces the appointment of Morgan Guitton as Director of Operations.
« We are pleased to have Morgan in the Ecofuel Accelerator team. In addition to her experience tech transfer and deep network, Morgan has a good understanding of the startup ecosystem and we are convinced the entrepreneurs will appreciate her broad expertise », said Richard Cloutier, President and CEO of the Ecofuel Accelerator.
Morgan has more than 10 years of experience in the management marketing of technological innovations, startups and business development. Before joining Ecofuel, she worked at PME MTL as Manager, Commercialization and Innovation in Cleantech where she helped Montreal SMEs market their cleantech technologies. Prior to that, she managed a diversified portfolio of technology transfer projects at Univalor – the tech transfer partner of the Université de Montréal and its affiliates Polytechnique Montréal and HEC Montréal.
Morgan began her career in France as an embedded software engineer for the semiconductor industry. She is a member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec, holds a degree in electronics and communications systems engineering and is actively pursuing specialized graduate studies in business administration.
Ecofuel is a $40M venture capital fund and a specialized and personalized accelerator dedicated to the cleantech startups. Ecofuel, powered by Cycle Capital, works with entrepreneurs to help build globally competitive companies. Ecofuel Fund invests smart money in seed stage startups that develop and commercializes clean technologies while the Ecofuel Accelerator offers entrepreneurs a specialized and personalized program of training workshops, networking sessions, an experienced mentor ecosystem.
In addition to the funding provided by the Government of Quebec, the Ecofuel Accelerator, founded by Cycle Capital, benefits from the collaboration of Transition énergétique Québec, Fonds Vert, Écotech Québec and Innovacorp.