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Mr. Christopher Poirier | Business Advisor

Mr. Christopher Poirier

Christopher Poirier is a serial entrepreneur and currently the Chief Executive Officer of GoalUP, a goal setting and incentive platform for kids and families. Earlier, Chris was the Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of CoalTek, Inc., a clean coal technology company, for ten years. He led CoalTek’s entry into the China market and remains on the board of CoalTek’s joint venture company in the PRC. Prior to his role at CoalTek, Mr. Poirier founded or led venture-backed technology companies in the materials, design automation and medical device industries. Mr. Poirier was a three-time appointee to the National Coal Council, a special advisory committee to the US Secretary of Energy. He is an investor in and a member of the board of directors/advisors for a number of traditional technology, energy/environmental technology and materials companies. Mr. Poirier earned his bachelor’s degree in marketing and finance from Boston College.