Based in San Francisco, Roger Spitz is President of Techistential (Foresight Strategy, Sustainable Futures & Climate Intelligence). Techistential's renowned Board, Governance & Investor foresight practice works with leaders and their organizations globally to capitalize on disruption as a springboard to value creation. Roger sits on several Advisory Boards of Companies, Climate Councils, VC funds & Academic institutions worldwide. The funds he advises support the venture-backed ecosystem in Silicon Valley, Israel, UK and Europe. Roger is also Founding Chairman of the Disruptive Futures Institute. He has two decades leading investment banking businesses, advising CEOs, Founders, Boards & Shareholders globally, evaluating their companies, competitiveness, strategic investments and the disruptions ahead.