About Ramez Naam
Ramez Naam is an angel investor and a syndicate creator who invests in businesses seeking to positively change the world and address humanity's grand challenges (energy, climate, food, water, poverty, education, environment, and so on) and which have a venture-like potential return.
Ramez is the co-Chair of Energy and Environment at Singularity University, and is most active as an angel investor in clean energy, mobility, and sustainability startups.
Ramez also invests in AI, neuroscience, biotech, and other startups that have the potential to improve the human condition or help address humanity's grand challenges.
Ramez is a veteran of Microsoft, where he led efforts on product that have touched the lives of a billion people, and where he spent 7 years working on machine learning technologies. He's also the award-winning author of 5 books, including the Nexus trilogy of science fiction novels.