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Mike Schroepfer, Partner, Gigascale Capital

Mike Schroepfer, Partner, Gigascale Capital

In this podcast episode, Kevin Scott, in conversation with Mike Schroepfer, Partner at Gigascale Capital, delves into the life and career journey of the latter. Schroepfer, who served as the Chief Technical Officer at Facebook before launching Gigascale Capital in 2023, has been a driving force in the advancement of clean energy, biotech, and computing technologies. In the podcast, they discuss Schroepfer's interest in computer science since childhood, his experiences in engineering that shaped his career, and the decision to focus on climate change and philanthropy through his work at Gigascale Capital and Additional Ventures.

Schroepfer's vision of building climate tech companies has been instrumental in driving fresh investments in clean energy, which is much needed in today's world. His work at Gigascale, alongside co-founders Victoria Beasley and Evaline Tsai, has helped in the creation of a better world by investing in innovative companies with a promising future. The podcast provides insights into the journey that led Schroepfer to become one of the most influential figures in climate tech today.

If you're interested in learning about the exciting world of climate tech and the inspiring journeys of influential leaders like Mike Schroepfer, this podcast is a must-listen. Microsoft's 'Behind the Tech with Kevin Scott' series is an excellent resource to explore and learn about technology from a diverse range of perspectives.

Listen to other Microsoft podcasts at news.microsoft.com/podcasts. This episode is available on Spotify.

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