Bay Bridge Ventures appoints Baruch, Roberts and Ramaswam as climate tech advisors

Bay Bridge Ventures launched in 2022.

  • Baruch is the founder and managing director of Baruch Future Ventures, a partner emeritus at Formation 8 and advisor to Breakthrough Energy Ventures
  • Roberts is founder and managing partner of Material Impact and investment committee member at Breakthrough Energy Ventures
  • Ramaswami is head of Sidewalk Labs, the sustainable cities division of Google

Berkeley, California-based Bay Bridge Ventures, an ESG and sustainability-focused venture capital firm, has named Tom Baruch, Carmichael Roberts and Prem Ramaswam as its climate tech strategic advisors.

Baruch is the founder and managing director of Baruch Future Ventures, a partner emeritus at Formation 8 and advisor to Breakthrough Energy Ventures.

Roberts is founder and managing partner of Material Impact and investment committee member at Breakthrough Energy Ventures.

Ramaswami is head of Sidewalk Labs, the sustainable cities division of Google.

“We are excited to have such an impressive group of advisors supporting the long-term success of Bay Bridge Ventures and providing access to expert technical advice for our portfolio companies,” said Kim Kolt, a general partner of Bay Bridge, in a statement. “Their commitment reinforces our vision for creating an institutional ‘purpose-built’ firm that can generate outsized venture capital returns for our sophisticated investors through investments into startups utilizing proven climate technologies and scalable business models.”

Bay Bridge Ventures launched in 2022.