Episode 23: Dr. Emily Reichert
This week, Jon sits down with Dr. Emily Reichert, CEO of Greentown Labs, the largest cleantech incubator in the United States. This episode discusses how Dr. Reichert leverages her technical experience and enhanced her skillset with management work to lead this incredible lab. The podcast dives into what the future looks like for cleantech space, how these incubators are emerging, and what VCs should look for in the space.
Dr. Reichert is a chemist by training and has spearheaded the rapid growth of Greentown Labs into a global center for clean technology innovation. She started her career as a Ph.D. scientist and progressed into R&D, business development and general management rules. Dr. Reichert holds a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and earned her MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.