Eric Lounsbury is Director, Ventures at the Carbon Trust. He manages the company's venture capital investments and leads efforts to identify, incubate, and grow new ventures within the Carbon Trust. He is currently a non-executive director or board observer for six portfolio companies, which range from low-carbon infrastructure developers to early-stage technology start-ups. He holds an MBA with distinction from London Business School and a BA in Human Biology from Stanford University. He grew up in the Chicago area and is an avid alpine skier and dedicated jazz fan.