Mr. Coburn serves as an investment director for Shell Ventures, Shell’s corporate venture capital fund. Shell Ventures invests and partners with entrepreneurs to bring new technologies and business models to the market in order to lower costs, make existing operations more sustainable, and accelerate the energy transition. Shell Ventures acts as a strategic partner and makes minority investments in select technology companies, including Shell technology spin-outs, and also acts as an LP in some externally managed venture capital funds.
He cares about how this world produces and consumes energy and wants to make it better through his entrepreneurial spirit. He is the founder and managing director of Surge Ventures, Sirius XM PGA Tour, Chief Outsiders, LT Race Series.
During his free time, Coburn enjoys exercising, especially surfing.