Alice GeorgeUnited States, United States
VC @ Rogue | frontier tech, science, markets, crypto, gaming, internet culture, art, space, the future @TheFluxPodcast | via RRE, Brookings, Bridgewater, WSJ
Jul 2020 - Current
Jan 2017 - Current
Flux podcast brings you the voices of pioneers at the frontier of technology. Subscribe: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/flux/id1192848099?mt=2
Jun 2017 - Sep 2019
Initially supported Jim Robinson IV as an analyst, associate then principal. Focused on sectors including crypto, ML and computer vision, robotics, XR, space tech. Led Series A investments into and sat on the boards of Gem, 8i, Wave XR, Kindbody. Led seed investments into Mediachain, Merlin, YZ, Dextro, Aconite. Sourced HYPR, Clearpath, Bustle and Jibo. Co-sourced Nomad Health and Magic Leap. Board observer for 21, OLO, Spaceflight / Blacksky, Spire and Tinybop. Personal investments include Phosphorus, Synthego, Block Renovations, Brud, Blink Health and Kindbody.
Mar 2014 - Jun 2017
Signia Venture Partners
2013 - 2013
Deal sourcing, due diligence, working with portfolio companies. More @signiavc and http://www.signia.vc
Investment Associate in Research
Jun 2012 - May 2013
Investment Associate and macro-econ training class, also worked on the Daily Observations and quarterly investment letters.
The Brookings Institution
Jan 2011 - Dec 2011
Based at the Tsinghua School of Economics and Management. Researched the power sector in China and obstacles to renewable energy, covering wind integration, distributed generation (PV, CHP), transmission and distribution issues, policies from smart grid to UHV, and institutional dynamics including the State Grid’s corporate structure and potential regulatory reforms in the power sector.
Nov 2010 - Dec 2011
China5e is a domestic energy company with research and project consulting services. My role entailed international business development and client outreach, conference planning, building the English website, translation and editing articles. Projects included setting up a content partnership with Dow Jones.
Reporter - editorial page
The Wall Street Journal
2009 - 2010
Far Eastern Economic Review
2009 - 2009
Commissioning pieces, production, editing. Wrote the retrospective in the final issue: http://feer.wsj.com/essays/2009/december51/retrospective-asia-through-the-lens-of-feer
The Energy Foundation, China Sustainable Energy Program
2008 - 2008
2008 - 2008
Projects included "Footing the Bill": http://bit.ly/Xn3uYy
The Princeton Packet
2006 - 2006
Articles included: - Economist Paul Krugman sees Democratic 'storm' at elections" - Nepali king 'still a cobra,' native activist says" - Israeli Olympian recalls 1972 Munich tragedy" - Veteran journalist gives insider account of Cold War tensions" - University 'X article' aims to boost national security policy" - Princeton University alumnae track the strains of profession and family" - New Jersey seen overcoming its stereotypes" - University students turn out for Darfur atrocity protest" - Former U.S. ambassador to Israel assesses 'Summer Vacation War'"
Princeton UniversityB.A., Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs
Beijing Normal UniversityCertificate, Princeton in Beijing, Intensive Chinese
University of OxfordSemester abroad at Hertford College