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Nick Sinai - Participant

Nick Sinai currently serves in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy as the Deputy Chief Technology Officer. He previously served as the Senior Advisor to the Chief Technology Officer, where he focused on Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Mr. Sinai previously served as the Energy and Environment Director of the Federal Communications Commission's Omnibus Broadband Initiative. Mr. Sinai led a team exploring how broadband and advanced communications can help the nation achieve its goals of energy independence and energy efficiency.

Mr. Sinai is a former venture capitalist and strategic advisor. Most recently, he served in executive and advisory roles with two Boston area clean energy technology companies, and served as a senior advisor to the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center. Mr. Sinai played a key role in building the clean energy practice at Polaris Venture Partners, and subsequently served as a Principal of Tenaya Capital. He also has private equity experience at Madison Dearborn Partners. Earlier in his career, he was a senior management consultant with Cambridge Strategic Management Group, where he led teams working with large communications and media companies.

He earned an M.B.A from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and an A.B. from Harvard University.



White House,
Office of Science and Technology Policy


Deputy Chief Technology Officer

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