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Our Mission

To speed up the transition of US trucking transport into zero-emission faster than anyone could expect. We use a combination of business and technology innovation to create infrastructure and data-driven workflow that provides truckers and fleet operators the lowest total cost of ownership.

About Us

Here is what drives us in our everyday job and who makes WattEV move forward every day.

Meet the Team

Led by electrical engineers and entrepreneurs

WattEV's founding team has significant experience working together building companies involving large, complex projects.

Salim Youssefzadeh

Co-Founder & CEO

Umar Javed

Co-Founder & President

Paul Boehmer

Vice President Sales

Marcelo Barros

Vice President Program Management

Adan Zamora

Director of TaaS Operations

Chloe Yoo

Director of Finance

Ihor Starepravo

Director of Software Engineering

Oksana Krykun

Director of Product Development

Sandra Gutierrez

Human Resources & Talent Acquisition

Greg Battersby

Director of Business Development

Huzeifa Badshah

Director of Data Analytics

Mohamed Salem

Director, Construction Management - EVSE

Sarmad Jabbar

Director of Engineering, Power System

Neil Meeks

Relationship Manager

Michael Ganny

Manager, Grants & Proposals

Lauren Larkins

Manager, Real Estate

Board of Directors and Advisors

A board made up of industry professionals with a wealth of experience and successful track records.

Emil Youssefzadeh

Founder & Chairman of the Board

Bob Foster

Advisory Board Member

John Schuster

Advisory Board Member

Tom Nightingale

Advisory Board Member

Rustam Kocher

Advisory Board Member

Faramarz Yousefzadeh

Co-Founder & Board Member

Umar Javed

Co-Founder & Board Member

Miguel Jaller

Advisory Board Member

Salim Youssefzadeh

Co-Founder & Board Member


WattEV is working hard to speed up the electrification of medium and heavy-duty transportation and if rolling up your sleeves to tackle important and challenging problems sounds exciting to you, then please click on the button below to check for open positions.

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