Carlos Michel

The Pale Blue Dot Foundation, President/Founder

Carlos Michel

The Pale Blue Dot Foundation, President/Founder

Biography

With over 10 years´ experience investing and financing energy-related projects via Private Equity and Venture Capital, Carlos is the Principal of Investments at the “Mexico Energy Fund of Funds LP”.

He is also the President and Founder of “The Pale Blue Dot Foundation”, a non-profit organization focused on the electrification of rural schools with solar energy in Mexico. He is an Independent Board Member of Inventive Power SA, one of the most successful solar energy start-ups in Mexico with international awards such as the INTEL Global Challenge & the “2013 Best Green Energy Business” by the Inter-American Development Bank.

He works as pro-bono mentor of Social Entrepreneurs for programs like “Momentum Project” by BBVA, & New Ventures México. Carlos holds a Bachelor ́s Degree in Finance from ITESM & a Masters in Finance by the CASS Business School in London.