Alexander Couzis • CTO / Board of Directors
Professor of Chem. Eng., CCNY, PhD Chem. Engineering U-M
25 years experience in research and manufacturing.
Over 50 peer reviewed research articles and 5 patents.
Dr. Valerio De Angelis • VP of Systems and Product Engineering
PhD Chem. Engineering UCSB, Executive Director of CUNY Energy Institute
20 years industry and management level experience
Responsible for system and product design, hardware, software and data integration
Ann Marie Scuderi • VP of Operations
Facilitates fundraising, private financing and grants
Helps shape and implement company's strategic goals and objectives
Brings depth of experience in start-up companies and renewable power sources
Andy NAUKAM • VP of PRODUCTION
30+ years leading engineering and factory operations of batteries and energy systems in Europe, China, India and the US.
Employs a cutting edge management style keeping a pragmatic sense to lead start-up and factory transformations including close personal oversight of all aspects and details.
Strong program management and proficiency with assembly equipment, tooling, quality assurance, product configuration, product certifications and adoption of LEAN Manufacturing principles.
MELISSA MENARD • VP QUALITY ASSURANCE
PhD Materials Science LSU
Post Doc Research Stony Brook/Brookhaven Labs
Responsible for cell performance, manufacturing quality control
Gabriel Cowles • VP of Finance and Business Development
10+ years of business development and project management experience in the clean energy sector
Responsible for financial management, business development and strategic planning
MPA Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University