Gary Simon


Gary reviews the clean tech investment opportunities for Impact Venture Capital and oversees several of the activities of the firm’s non-profit Entrepreneurs Campus initiative.

In addition to Impact Venture Capital, Gary is the President and CEO at Acumentrics Corporation, a clean tech manufacturer. He also serves as the Chairman of Capstone Turbine Corporation (CPST), Chairman of the non-profit SmartPower, and chairs the CleanStart Program of the Sacramento Regional Technology Alliance (SARTA).

Gary attended Indiana University for his Bachelors of Science (BS) in Microbiology. He then attended the University of California, Davis for his Masters of Science (MS) in Ecology.

Gary enjoys his three children, seven grandchildren and traveling.