Shilpi is a Partner with Third Sphere (https://thirdsphere.com), an investment platform focused on early stage companies building climate solutions. Shilpi has a background as an investor, focused on hardware, mobility, energy, IoT, and robotics. She specializes in supporting customer development and product strategy, with experience as both an independent consultant and early employee commercializing hardware and software solutions in commercial and industrial environments. She previously led go-to-market and early sales efforts at Filament, a startup focused on deploying secure wireless networks for connected physical assets. She is passionate about leveraging technology to decarbonize industry, upgrade cities, and fight climate change. Before Third Sphere, Shilpi worked with VTF, First Round Capital, and Village Global. Shilpi graduated from Duke University with a degree in Neuroscience and Economics.