Jaclyn Kossmann joined Applied Ventures in 2017 after working in early-stage venture capital at Green D Ventures and Navis Ventures for two years, where she invested in over 30 startups. Jaclyn is currently helping Applied’s portfolio companies in deep tech areas including AR/ VR and Autonomous Driving. Prior to her career in venture capital, Jaclyn was a project developer of utility-scale wind and solar farms across the US. Jaclyn has a BS in Civil Engineering and Biomedical Engineering from Tufts University, an MSc in Sustainability Engineering from Edinburgh University and an MBA from Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.
The paradigm of optical design is being completely upended by Engineered Optics, which is the fabrication of optical elements with micron and sub-micron sized features. Read our latest blog to learn more about why Applied Ventures is investing in this innovative technology and the exciting computing applications it can enable.