Co-Founder and CEO
Ex-researcher of Brookhaven National Lab, Princeton University and Columbia University.
15+ years research in energy materials, fuel cells, and lithium-ion materials and has over 40+ high impact papers and 60+ conferences talks and posters.
Director of Government Affairs and Communications
Former U.S. Foreign Commercial Service Officer (ret.) serving in Washington, D.C., New Jersey and at the U.S. Embassy, Beijing, China where she worked closely with U.S. companies, federal and state leadership and economic development teams, and led SelectUSA for Mission China.
Over 25 years in private sector international business development and global marketing executive roles in the Fortune 100 (Sony), new technologies (Panamsat, Healthscape) and non-profit sector (Sesame Workshop).
Ms. Robertson holds an MBA from Thunderbird School of Global Management and a BA from Tufts University.
Director of R&D
Ex-researcher of University of Texas at Austin, University of Missouri-Columbia, and Sun Yat-sen University.
Former Director of Research and Senior Scientist in Storagenergy, holds more than 13 years of experience working on battery materials, including extensive experience with production of Ni-rich layered oxides cathode materials and cathode/anode materials recycling. He has over 40+ high impact papers and 20+ conferences talks and posters.
PhD in Material Science.
Director of Engineering
Former Senior Battery Product Manager in SGS and Stryten Energy, holds years of experience on the energy storage product line development, manufacturing SPC analysis and continuous improvement, battery safety test and analysis for renowned companies that comply with international regulations.
PhD in Engineering and material scientist.
Chief Manufacturing and Engineering Officer
Joey Qiao, former V.P. of Module Technology at Koch, boasts 15+ years of manufacturing experience. Holding a Bachelor’s degree in Logistic Management from Southeast University, an accounting certificate from California, and completing the Wharton Business School NEMRA program, Joey is highly experienced in collaborating with government economic development departments and excels in permits application and regulations compliance.
VP of Industry Growth
Former Managing Director of several leading investment banks, including Chase Investment Bank, and was President and Chief Executive Officer of UI USA, the US subsidiary of Union d’Ètudes et d’Investissements, the merchant banking arm of Credit Agricôle, with decades of extensive experience in international investment banking, mergers, and acquisitions. Previously represented major companies, including Pernod Ricard and Verizon Communications Inc., and government agencies in Europe, Latin America, and Asia.
Mr. Leighton holds a BSE degree in engineering from Princeton and an MBA degree from Harvard.
Former Marketing Analyst with Penn Power Group, over 8 years of experience and knowledge of B2B and Digital Marketing in the renewable energy industry.
Arsalan has worked with various Fortune 500 companies including Google — successfully launching Chromebooks in various markets.
B.S in Marketing
Leading expert in the field of materials and surface science with 40+ years experience.
Consultant with twenty-five years’ experience in technology transfer helping clients with patent and licensing needs.
Former Managing Partner with Accenture with 30+ years of technology, business launch, strategy experience. Member of the Clean Energy Venture Group (CEVG).
Vice President of Ford Asia Pacific Quality and New Model Launch, Corporate Executive Technical Leader and member of Technology Advisory Board.
Fellow of American Society for Quality and Chief Technical Expert of ASQ Shanghai.