Harris Ziskroit

Managing Director


Harris oversees private equity and venture capital investments at Engine No. 1, with a focus on investments in clean technology, energy transition, agriculture, and infrastructure. He has over 15 years of private equity and venture capital experience and was an early investor in sectors leading the US clean energy transition.

Before joining Engine No. 1, Harris was the chief investment officer of Pelican Advisors where he built several successful businesses across multiple industries. Prior to joining Pelican Advisors, he invested in the energy industry at Good Energies/Bregal Energy and LS Power Equity Advisors. He began his career as an investment banker at Credit Suisse First Boston.

Harris received a BS with honors in Policy Analysis and Management from Cornell University. He currently sits on several boards, including the nonprofit organization Teach It Back Inc., and is a mentor to early stage entrepreneurs at the NASDAQ Entrepreneurial Center.

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