Sean Kendall
Associate, Chicago

Biotechnology • Chemicals/Specialty Materials • Nanotechnology • Semiconductors • Energy

Sean Kendall is an Associate with ARCH, joining the company as an analyst in 2015. Mr. Kendall focuses on identifying and evaluating new technologies in life science, materials, energy, and electronics. He provides operating assistance to early-stage portfolio companies.

Mr. Kendall was an early employee with LS9, Inc. (now REG Life Science), a synthetic biology company producing renewable chemicals. He next worked at Cobalt Technologies, another cleantech startup, bringing laboratory technology to the commercial scale. Mr. Kendall has contributed business efforts to NetEnergy, a Chicago-based energy storage startup, and Twist Bioscience, an ARCH portfolio company.

Mr. Kendall holds an M.B.A. on the Dean’s Honor List from the University of Chicago, and a B.S. and M.S. in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University.