THRIVE Platform Director
Ms. Mareese Keane serves as THRIVE Platform Director at SVG Ventures. She runs all aspects of the THRIVE programs and engagements with startups and corporate clients. Mareese has 14 years of experience in the environmental sector, working for government, private sector consulting and industry. Born and raised in Ireland, Mareese has a B.Sc. in Geology from University College Cork and an M.Sc. in Applied Environmental Sciences from Queen's University Belfast. Since then she has lived and worked in Dublin, Ireland, Vancouver, B.C., Philadelphia, PA and since 2010, San Jose, CA. Mareese brings extensive project management and client relationship management experience to the SVG team.