Paul Schwartz

Paul Schwartz has extensive experience securing early-stage funding for technology startups and building technology teams capable of developing and commercializing new products. Serving as ThermoLift’s CEO from its 2012 founding to 2019, the company secured Angel series A and series B financings in addition to grants from the U.S. Department of Energy, the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, and the Wells Fargo IN2 Incubator program through the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.

Paul is a member of the board of directors of ThermoLift and continues to lead the company’s commercialization, utility collaboration, and strategic partnerships. He has previously worked with early-stage tech firms including Advanced Propulsion Technologies and EcoMotors, where he helped land investments from Bill Gates and Vinod Khosla.