Our Team

Our team consists of experts and seasoned professionals in their respective fields of Engineering, Strategy & Operations, Business Development, Finance, and Product Development. Combined we have raised over $600 million in funds, and have successfully launched, scaled and exited several companies.


Kamyar Rouindej
Founder & CEO
Ph.D. Mechanical Eng CEM, MBA

Helen Platis
Strategy & Operations
M.A. Economics, Executive MBA, ECD.D

Marc Couturier
B.A.Sc Chemical Eng P.Eng, MBA

John Fiorini
B.A.Sc Chemical Eng P.Eng, MSc

Sales & Marketing

Ash Shams
Business Development & Projects

BA International Development

Inez Bruinsma
Communication Lead
BA History, M.Ed


Ehsan Samadani
Sr Technical Advisor
BSc, M.S., Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering

Mohsen Samadani
System Engineer
BSc, MASc Electrical Eng, MSc Instrument Eng

Sepideh Sarmast
Mechanical Engineer
BSc, M.Sc., Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering

Navid Milani
Sr Engineering Partner
BSc, MEng Mechanical Eng P.Eng

Our Partners