Andrew Whitehead, CEO
Previously Honda F1 motor-racing engine designer.
Extensive application engineering and business development experience in e-powertrain.
MBA and BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering.
Nick Rich, CFO
30+ years experience in public, consultancy and start-up technology companies.
Leadership and board level positions.
Degrees in Finance and IT.
Chris Hilton, CTO
20+ years experience in micro-electronics and communication systems within global companies and technology start-ups.
Oversees the development of all ProteanDrive motor technology.
Advanced degrees in Mathematics from Cambridge University and PHD in Particle Physics from Manchester University.
Ben Boycott, CCO
30 years automotive experience.
Previous executive roles at Ricardo, Lotus and AVL List GmbH.
Co-founder and Executive VP of Detroit Electric.
Dan Fang, General Manager and Vice-President Operations, China
20 years manufacturing experience in OEM and Tier One suppliers.
Previously worked for Toyota Canada, GM Canada, Lear, NIO, and Autoliv.
BEng Electrical Engineering and MEng Manufacturing Engineering.
Tony Liu, VP Purchasing
20+ years working experience in Supply Chain Management in Automobile industry.
Previously worked for Lear, Ford, GM, Qoros etc. as Senior Management.
Master of Science in Quality Management.
Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering.
Stefan Jacobs, VP Project Management
30+ years project management experience across several business sectors including automotive
Extensive experience, taking full responsibility for operational delivery of project management departments, including managing international teams
BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Tom Zhang, VP Strategic Alliances
12+ years’ experience in the global automotive industry
Participated and led numerous programs to develop and promote advanced transmission and driveline technologies into the China Market
BEng in Automotive Engineering