MEET THE THRIVE TEAM

EVAN COHEN

ACCELERATOR MANAGER

Evan Cohen is the Accelerator Manager at Thrive where he is responsible for the implementation and execution of the accelerator program.

Previously, he co-led the cleantech cohort of the Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA), and founded the agtech cohort of the CTA.

Evan spent five years as a member of the Obama Administration where he served in the White House Office of Legislative Affairs, in addition to being a political appointee at the U.S. Department of Energy where he was a Special Assistant in the Office of the Secretary and later a Special Advisor to the Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Prior to joining the Obama Administration Evan served in the United States Marine Corps as an Infantryman.