Founder and CEO, Sustainable Restaurant Group; CEO, Redefine Ventures
Kristofor Lofgren is an entrepreneur, investor, environmentalist, and philanthropist. He is the CEO and founder of the Sustainable Restaurant Group, which runs Bamboo Sushi and Bamboo Izakaya restaurants. They are the world’s first certified sustainable-catch sushi and Japanese food restaurants, and the fastest growing restaurant and hospitality company in Oregon. He is also CEO of Redefine Ventures, an angel investment fund. He is an early stage investor in technology and innovation companies like Xiaomi, Tesla, and Solar City. Lofgren sits on the leadership council of The Nature Conservancy for California and Oregon and works continuously on marine conservation initiatives through his company and as a philanthropist.