Robert Parker

CEO of Zinc8 USA

Mr. Parker has worked in ClimateTech, Renewable Energy, and Sustainability since 2005 as an entrepreneur, executive, consultant, policy advisor, project developer, and venture & angel investor. He has 25 years of experience in leadership, management, capital markets, and scaling early & growth stage companies. Mr. Parker is the Managing Partner of Honu Hoku Advisors, is a NYSERDA Entrepreneur-in-Residence, serves on Advisory Board of HELIXintel, and is an Adjunct Professor at New York University. Mr. Parker has been a leader in the ClimateTech ecosystem, with non-profits, government agencies, Venture & Angel funds, National Laboratories, accelerators, and incubators in a wide variety of paid and volunteer roles. Previously, Mr. Parker was a Director at Sif Capital Advisors, an Innovation Advisor to NYSERDA, Operating Partner at the S CAP Cleantech Venture Fund, and Co-Founded Empire State Greenhouses.