Brian Panoff

Investment Director, Shell Ventures

Brian has more than 20 years of experience in the venture capital industry and leads Shell Ventures’ Boston and Houston offices. Brian chairs the Shell Ventures Mobility Investment Committee and focuses on digital and mobility investments.

He currently sits on the boards of Cumulus (Internet of Tools), Quantico (geoscience AI), Spiffy (on-demand vehicle services), is a board Observer at Sense Labs (home energy monitoring), and is on the Advisory Board of the Nation’s leading climatech incubator, Greentown Labs.

Brian graduated from Harvard College with a degree in economics (cum laude), where he was also a four-year member of the varsity track & field team.