Since 2011, the team has grown into a highly specialized and experience-rich group of engineers and professionals. We have developed truly excellent battery pack and control system technologies deeply integrated with a unique and proprietary internet-of-things (IoT) telemetry system that gives vehicle manufacturers, operators and service staff the most comprehensive and actionable vehicle intelligence on the market.
Our technologies have been applied to heavy-duty vehicles as part of both retrofit and OEM hybrid and electric applications, as well as off-vehicle applications such as grid energy storage. We are tremendously excited to support these industries with our class leading technologies.
Vantage Power was founded by Alexander Schey and Toby Schulz in 2011, both having been active in the electric and hybrid vehicle space since 2007. Prior to forming Vantage Power, Alex and Toby set a world record by driving the longest road in the world – the Pan-American Highway – in an electric car built in 2009/10. The pioneering, can-do spirit is what started Vantage Power initially.
Alex combines an in-depth understanding of VP’s technical solutions with a natural affinity for sales, networking and public speaking.
Peter has founded and run a dozen technology and construction businesses over the last 35+ years and has angel invested in over 50 start-ups.
Steve has a background in delivering commercially viable products from revolutionary technology across a broad range of industries.
HR Director for the Marshall Group of Companies, Kathy brings a wealth of strategic business experience across numerous sectors.
Technical Project Manager
Steve combines a background in complex passenger car projects with a desire to put low carbon technology on the road to deliver our projects on time.
Chief Electrical Engineer
Matthew is excited about the electrification shift and being part of the new technologies and technical solutions that stem from this new era.
Joe is a passionate new engineer who has joined the Vantage Power team to kickstart his career with our two year rotational graduate scheme programme.
David brings exceptional manufacturing skills with experience as a turner, aerospace engineer and assembler and maintenance engineer.
Senior Control Engineer
Hugo has studied Engineering in Spain, Poland and France to then apply all the knowledge in hybrid control systems in England.
Oliver is passionate about how IoT intelligence will impact Embedded applications by combining Mechatronics with the Cloud.
Xavier has a real interest in product visualization, development and drives to contribute to the future of ecomobility.
Toby is passionate about the low carbon vehicle sector and seeking out new opportunities to bring innovative technology to the market place.
Dr. Till Becker
Previously Executive Vice President of Daimler AG, Chairman and CEO of various Daimler subsidiaries, Till brings extensive strategic insight to VP.
John was most recently CEO of Barclays Corporate Banking until he retired in May 2016 after having spent 31 years in banking.
Mark has a background in manufacturing and deploying high tech innovative products in aerospace and for heavy duty vehicles.
Chief Mechanical Engineer
Rob is dedicated to solving real world problems and improving quality of life through innovative engineering development.
Chief Test Engineer
Robert has an academic background in low-temperature physics and a keen interest in EV and hybrid vehicle development.
Sales & Support Manager
From sales meetings and writing manuals to wielding spanners, Matt provides around the clock technical support to our customers.
Kirsty is MAAT qualified with over 10 years’ experience in accounting. She is currently Vantage Power’s Financial Controller.
Senior Systems Engineer
Stephen has experience in automotive and Formula 1 industries and combines this with knowledge of computers to create control and analysis software.
Juan Carlos Ramirez
Vehicle Integration Lead Engineer
Juan Carlos is a mechanical engineer with more than ten years of experience in the automotive, mining and heavy industry.
CEO of the Marshall Group of Companies, Robert is enthusiastic about engineering and the education and training of engineers in UK.
Colin invests in early stage companies and is a portfolio Finance Director, currently working with 9 companies and having been the FD of 30+ companies.
Following a long and successful career with Accenture, John has held Chair/Non-Executive roles with a variety of businesses, Funds and Charities.
Rebekah Leon Spencer
Rebekah is an experienced facilities and office manager with a track record of making everything in the business run more smoothly.
Senior Commercial Engineer
One of VP’s early employees, Mireia works with suppliers to ensure that the engineering team have all they need to turn VP’s visions to reality.
Using his automotive and aerospace industry experience, Harry refines and develops our build processes for in house and third party manufacturing.
Senior Control Engineer
Balazs, VP’s first employee, has extensive experience in safety critical real-time systems and FPGA programming.
Jen Wei Niam
Jen Wei joined the team after doing two internships with VP. He enjoys tinkering with devices and gadgets. In his free time, he builds and flies drones.
Josh enjoys driving the electrification movement forward, utilising his multidisciplinary background to move projects to design and manufacture.
Senior Mechanical Engineer
Thomas is striving to make a real environmental difference and participate in the eco-mobility transition.
Patrick von Hirschfeld
Patrick brings to the team experience in powertrain development for the heavy vehicle industry as well as in production research & development.
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Unit 7 Greenford Park, Ockham Drive, Greenford London UB6 0FD
+44 (0)208 8130 850