Aaron Fyke

Entrepreneur, Investor, and Engineer in Los Angeles, California

Aaron Fyke

Entrepreneur, Investor, and Engineer in Los Angeles, California

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Aaron Fyke has spent over twenty years building successful energy companies across a number of technology areas including fuel cell, ocean power, concentrating solar PV, advanced automotive engines, and energy storage technologies. He has deep experience as an operating executive, investor, and engineer.

As a serial entrepreneur, he has either founded, or co-founded, five technology companies to date. As the CEO of Edisun Heliostats, he was committed to lowering the costs of solar thermal power, by providing stored, solar energy, day and night. His prior efforts also include being the founder and CEO of Energy Cache, a low-cost grid scale energy storage technology company, serving a multi-billion dollar energy storage market. Aaron's companies have attracted the backing of Idealab, Bill Gates, Claremont Creek Ventures and others.

As an investor/VC, Aaron was a Partner at Starfish Ventures, Australia’s largest venture capital firm, leading the firm's energy/water practice. In the not-for-profit realm, he has headed up the development of a $10m X PRIZE in Energy for the X PRIZE Foundation.

Aaron earned his MBA and MSME as an LFM Fellow with the Sloan School at MIT, and his BEng in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Victoria, where he received the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering Gold Medal for graduating at the top of his class. He has achieved certification as a Professional Engineer in Mechanical Engineering both in California and British Columbia.

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    • MBA, MSME, PE