Albert Cheng is an Associate with Next47’s global catalyst team based in Palo Alto. He has led business development engagements for portfolio companies working in the fields of autonomous scrubber robots, VR/MR, and AI-based video learning. Prior to joining Next47 in 2019, Albert was a product manager for Siemens digital service where he led the effort in go-to-market rollout of the new cloud-based IIoT digital service for Siemens large drives and motors products in the US. Albert studied Mechanical Engineering in UC Berkeley and holds a Master’s in Engineering from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. When he’s not working, Albert enjoys learning to do improv and volunteering with non-profits and social impact organizations.