Mitch Jacobson

Mitch Jacobson

Co-Director, ATI Clean Energy Incubator
IC2 Institute, The University of Texas at Austin

Mitch Jacobson is the Co-Director of the ATI Clean Energy Incubator at the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to his four years at ATI, he had 30 years in the high tech business, including running US Direct Sales for Dell and Dell expansion in Europe for eight years. He was also VP of Sales and Operations for Tech Data Corporation with a $17b billion P&L. He then founded Eyes of Texas Partners Investment Group and has over 13 years of experience investing in and working with emerging technology companies as a limited partner, board member and consultant. Mitch is the Board Chair of The CleanTX Foundation in Austin, a Board member of the Texas Renewable Energy Industry Association, Council member of the Greater Austin Chamber Clean Energy Council, Advisory Board of the Austin Young Chamber, Vice Chair of the Texas Foundation of Innovative Communities and Advanced Energy Economy. He also serves on the board of The Nature Conservancy and Zach Theater. He has a BA in Business and Marketing from the University of Florida.