Clearpoint Ventures is a New York City based venture firm that backs entrepreneurs working to build a cleaner, more conscious economy.

Previously, Oliver advised companies on energy technologies, policies and risks for the Economist/Economist Intelligence Unit, developed a telecom company and related communications training program in South America, consulted at the UN, helped grow a Silicon Valley startup, and worked in corporate finance at Merrill Lynch.

Oliver completed the Venture Capital Executive Program at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business, has a Masters in International Affairs from Columbia and an Economics Degree from Cornell. Oliver is also a Special Advisor to YouthActionNet, a social entrepreneurship program of the International Youth Foundation, and an Advisor to the New York City Cleantech Entrepreneurship Center.