Investing in Infrastructure Technology
The Talk will focus on disruptive technology innovations happening in the real estate sector, how the venture capital industry thinks about these technology advances, and the opportunities and challenges for the public and private sector in adopting these breakthrough technologies.
Jake Fingert is a Partner at Camber Creek, a real estate technology focused venture capital firm. Jake coordinates all aspects of Camber Creek’s operation and portfolio management. He serves on the Board of Directors of Bowery and is an advisor to Building Engines. Jake was previously a Senior Policy Advisor at the White House, appointed by President Obama, where he led the infrastructure financing portfolio and helped lead the National Economic Council’s Smart City efforts. He also served as a Senior Advisor to the GSA Administrator where he helped identify new investments and manage operations for the Federal Government’s real estate portfolio of approximately 350 million square feet. Prior to joining the government, he was a Principal at the Boston Consulting Group. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, with distinction, and an undergraduate degree from Emory University with high honors. Jake is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and advises several smart city efforts.