WAYNE, Pa., July 5, 2002 — Tucker Twitmyer has joined EnerTech Capital as a Principal of the firm. He will be responsible for analyzing and supporting the venture capital firm’s investments in energy, utility and telecommunications.
Before joining EnerTech, Twitmyer was a Managing Director of Katalyst, LLC, of Conshohocken, Pa., a provider of banking and management services to venture-backed businesses. He was responsible for service delivery and business development in Katalyst’s Philadelphia office. While there, he served on the executive board of Katalyst and the internal investment committee for Katalyst’s affiliated venture fund, Katalyst Venture Partners I.
From 1996 – 1999, Twitmyer was a consultant with Accenture Strategic Services, where he was a member of the telecommunications and new media practice.
He began his career in operations with Heckett-MultiServ, the world’s largest provider of outsourced operations and transportation services to the steel industry. He headed the company’s international IT initiatives in fleet and asset management.
Twitmyer received his M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. His holds a B.A. Political Science and Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
EnerTech Capital is the nation’s largest venture capital firm that focuses exclusively on the energy, utility and telecommunications sectors. The firm currently has two funds totaling $285 million under management.