25+ years building companies. Last start-up earned stakeholders over $100m in a 5-year period. BS in Economics, JD from NY Law and Executive Program at U Penn/Wharton.
30+ years experience in product development, advanced material and manufacturing focusing on energy systems and new technology for auto industry. Former Global VP of Product & Process Development for Magna International.
15+ years' experience as a materials scientist/nanotechnologist and a world leader in research on lithium-sulfur batteries. Developed the core LB technology based on GCNT at Rice University under Prof. James Tour. Former head of graphene battery technology research at U of Cambridge.
Executive with extensive energy storage experience. Former VP of Business Development for Maxwell Technologies and Sr. VP of Skeleton Technologies. Strong automotive and aviation background positions at BMW Group, Daimler and Boeing.
Chemist with 15+ years of experience in research & development on vertically aligned carbon nanotubes, sulfurized carbon cathodes, and lithium-sulfur batteries. Formerly a postdoctoral fellow under Prof. James Tour with responsibility for cathode development, new anode technology and initial scale up.
25+ years of formulating strategy for firms in high technology industries and advising on innovation management. Author of the most widely used innovation strategy textbook in the world. PhD from University of Washington.
Financial executive with 20+ years of manufacturing experience in the automotive, medical, scientific & CP sectors. Expert in corporate controls and policies for rapidly growing entities. BA in Economics from Yale, MBA in Finance from Wharton.
Rice PhD chemist and materials scientist with research experience since 2011. Conducted 7 independent projects in a 4-year PhD program under Prof. James Tour. Developed ultrafast charging Li anodes and invented battery safety mechanisms.
Former SVP of ACORE. 30 years of experience in energy, regulatory policy and technology commercialization.
Harvard PhD Chemist. Over 30 years of experience in advanced materials with BMW, Dow Chemicals and Magna.
35 years experience in sales, marketing and commercialization in the telecommunications and energy sectors.
Over nineteen years experience managing operations and safety. Formerly worked at Methanex, Shell and BP.
More than fifteen years experience in advanced materials R&D, safety, and scale-up. Formerly worked at Baker Hughes, Praxair and Rice University.