Our Team

Bonded by a passion for clean energy and climate change, our team is made up of world-class innovators, creators, and industry experts.


Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Chirranjeevi Gopal

Chief Product Officer

Will Chueh

Chief Scientific Advisor / Co-Founder; Professor of Material Science at Stanford University

Board of Directors

Will Drewery


Chamath Palihapitiya

Social Capital

Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Advisory Board

Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Amit Narayan

CEO, AutoGrid

Pulakesh Mukherjee

Ex-BASF, Managing Partner – Imperative Ventures

Yuan Gao

Former CEO, Pulead Former Technical VP, Livent Board Director, Lithium Americas

Linda Nazar

Professor at University of Waterloo


Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Vivas Kumar

Founder and CEO

Ameer Amin

Materials Engineer

Andrea Bowring

Staff Engineer

August Meng

Process Engineering Manager

Bree Phelps

Materials Engineer

Chloe Dieu

Battery Cell Engineer

Danien Scipio

Materials Engineer

Ebenezer Prasanna Gopikrishnan

Cell Engineer

Fern Morrison

Product Manager

Genevieve Richards

Executive Assistant

Gerardo Colmenares

Materials Engineer II

Greyson Passey

Strategic Finance Analyst

Gurbinder Kaur

Senior Metrology Engineer

Hamide Mohseni

Materials Engineer

Heather Medina

Head of People

Jordan Lampert

Distinguished Engineer

Kipil Lim

Senior Scientist

Kyle Grimm


Liu Luo

Senior Scientist

Marie Herring

Engineering Manager

Matt Norman

Equipment Engineer

Mehari Stifanos

Senior R&D Engineer

Mikhail Maksimov

Staff Engineer

Mykela DeLuca

Senior Battery Materials Engineer

Nedra Moreland

Lab Technician

Oliver Hickman

Lab Manager

Peter Csernica

Senior Scientist

Prateek Mehta

Engineering Manager, Acceleration

Quinn Truong

Materials Engineer

Russell Pratt

Materials Scientist

Rutvik Vaidya

Senior Battery Cell Engineer

Ryan Fillhouer

Characterization Engineer

Sai Manjula Panyam

Supply Chain Analyst

Sam Kalirai

Engineering Manager, Metrology

Shang-Hao (Henry) Huang

Materials Engineer

Sruthi Natt

Senior Instrumentation Engineer

Stefan Steiner

Senior Software Engineer

Tristi Owen

Materials Engineer

Vikas Kante

Head of Finance

Wesley Michaels

Senior Data Scientist

Xiaofei Ye

Director, Engineering Infrastructure
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