Tiare Irvine, MBA
Tiare was born, raised, and resides on the island of Maui. She holds a BA in Public Policy from Duke University and an MBA in Sustainable Management from Presidio Graduate School. She has over 12 years experience in corporate and start up strategy at Cisco, Better Ventures and GSV Labs. She developed novel multiparty co-innovation methodologies across industry-specific cohorts of Fortune 500 companies, resulting in joint ventures, startup spinout investments, and internal corporate initiatives. In 2017, Tiare dedicated herself into building systems that put value back into valuations through the development of renewable energy solutions that facilitate place-based impact initiatives and investments. She led the New Zealand Financial Market Authority strategy of a blockchain based, locally liquid digital currency system for sweat-equity tokenization of community-level sustainability initiatives. This resulted in co-founding a global carbon tracking technology collective, InnerPlanet.