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James McDonough, Founder & CEO
James McDonough has over a decade of experience in heavy industry and improving operational performance all over the world. His experience includes Oil & Gas, Mining, Property Development, Forest & Pulp & Paper, Government, Consumer Goods and Services.

Mr McDonough holds an Honours in Business Management, Masters in Business Administration and a black belt in Lean Six Sigma.

Craig HoffmeyerCraig Hoffmeyer, Chief Technology Officer
Craig brings 20 years experience in both software development and product management to SEE Forge. He has a wide breadth of knowledge and domain experience in Oil & Gas, Financial, Industrial and Engineering verticals.

Prior to SEE Forge, Craig held multiple leadership positions with Upstream, Mid and Downstream organizations including enterprise software companies.



Mercury Fund
Mercury Fund is a seed-stage venture capital firm that makes equity investments in compelling and novel software and science-based startup opportunities. Mercury partners with extraordinary entrepreneurs to build globally competitive businesses, focusing on technology innovation originating in the U.S. Midcontinent.


Correlation Ventures
Correlation Ventures is a new breed of venture capital firm, leveraging world-class analytics to offer entrepreneurs and other venture capitalists a dramatically better option when they are seeking additional capital to complete a financing round. Backed by leading institutional investors, Correlation has more than $165 million under management.


SURGE Accelerator
SURGE Accelerator validates companies innovating and exploiting the massive shifts in technology, policy, and expertise in the energy industry (this includes oil and gas, power and utilities, clean-tech, and water). Their core purpose is to enable entrepreneurs to solve the world’s energy problems. They do this by providing entrepreneurs access to world-class (& sometimes world-leading) experts, the global energy ecosystem, and a variety of capital sources.