Charles Vaslet is a Partner with Emerald Technology Ventures with more than 13 years of venture capital experience.
Prior to joining Emerald, Charles held the position of VP with ABB Equity Ventures, one of the world’s leading engineering companies, responsible for the development of large renewable energy projects in Europe. Previous to ABB, Charles led the business development activities of the cogeneration business of Innogy, a large UK electric utility, and has ten years of power utility experience, both engineering and commerce in the fields of renewable energy and thermal energy plants.
He currently serves on the Boards of Emergya Wind Technologies, River Basin Energy, P97 Networks, Librestream Technologies and Visedo. In addition, Charles spearheads the European Venture Fair, the preeminent European industrial innovation investor conference. Charles graduated with a Bachelor degree with Honours in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from the University of Leeds and a Master of Business Administration from Henley Management College.