President and Chief Executive Officer,
Kristina Williams, LL.M, MBA is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Alberta Enterprise Corporation. Alberta Enterprise promotes the development of Alberta’s venture capital industry by investing in VC funds that finance technology companies. As the President and CEO, Kristina oversees the management of the $175 million Alberta Enterprise Fund which has been committed for investment in 12 VC funds. Kristina currently sits on several Limited Partnership Advisory Boards of these VC funds and she is a member of the TEC Edmonton Board of Directors.
Prior to joining Alberta Enterprise Kristina worked for numerous technology companies where her responsibilities spanned the spectrum of legal, new business development, corporate strategic planning, IP management, and marketing and sales. Kristina holds an MBA from the University of Alberta, a Master of Laws from the University of Uppsala, and accreditation for the Venture Capital Executive Program from the University of California, Berkeley. Furthermore, Kristina is also the Honorary Consul for Sweden in northern Alberta.