|University of Pennsylvania, MBA||2007|
|Duke University, BSE||2000|
Grant Allen is Vice President of ABB Technology Ventures (ATV), the venture capital arm of ABB, Inc. (NYSE: ABB), the $45 billion global leader in power and automation technology. ATV is focused on bringing together new technologies, new markets and new talent to discover tomorrow’s energy solutions and grow ABB’s global businesses, with a particular focus on smart grid, data centers, energy efficiency, analytics and distribution.
Previously, Mr. Allen was a Vice President with Core Capital Partners, a Washington, D.C.-based venture capital firm with $350 million under management. Prior to Core Capital, he was a Product Manager at Microsoft Corporation in the Mobile & Embedded Devices division.
He is also Principal of Keybridge Venture Partners, a Washington D.C. seed fund, and Chairman of the Ocular Melanoma Foundation, a novel non-profit cancer research and advocacy group he founded in 2003.
Mr. Allen holds a BSE in civil and environmental engineering with honors from Duke University and an MBA from The Wharton School.