Serial Entrepreneur & Stanford Mentor
Jeff Depew is a serial entrepreneur and GE-trained leader with a keen eye for emerging markets and technology trends. The first half of Jeff’s career was starting businesses, leading turn-arounds and/or building market share for divisions of General Electric and General Motors. The second half of Jeff’s career has been focused on building new businesses and market opportunities as an entrepreneur in clean technologies and innovation/knowledge discovery. He also works mentoring Stanford entrepreneurial student teams in new technology ventures including water purification, solar, bio-tech, agriculture fertilizer metering, AI and energy efficiency monitoring.
Jeff is an adventurer and lover of the great outdoors; where he skis, kayaks – river and ocean, bikes, hikes and tries at least one new sport each year. Latest: Canyoneering. He is married, has 3 Finnish Lapphunds (4-legged “kids”), and resides in the San Francisco Bay Area.