Our senior leadership team brings a wealth of experience and a shared dedication to accelerate the energy transition and simplify going electric.

Richard Forrest – Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer 

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A management consultant with over 20 years of international experience across the Energy sector, Richard has served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of EV8 Technologies since 2018.

A lead partner for Kearney’s Global Energy and Process Industry practice, he has successfully led high-profile initiatives for blue chip clients across the world.  Richard served on the global board at Kearney for six years and has been the Chairman of the Energy Transition Institute for the last four years.

Rebecca Roberts – Chief Operations Officer

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A leading global expert in smart charging and Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) technology, Rebecca has led software development teams from idea conception to commercial roll out of mobile and web-based applications. An eMobility expert across low carbon transport systems and infrastructure, she has over 12 years of consulting and industry experience in energy and low carbon vehicles. Rebecca started her career as a Research Engineer before becoming a Technical Specialist at Cenex. and joined EV8 as Head of Solutions in early 2018, becoming Chief Operating Officer in March 2020.

Chris Berry – Board member and Chief Strategy Officer

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Chris has gained extensive global consulting experience over the last decade in the Energy industry.  He has been instrumental in leading multiple commercial due diligences for investors with a particular focus on Energy, Mobility and Services companies. With a corporate lens Chris specialises in Growth Strategy for industries under disruption, bringing top line and commercial/business model innovation to his role as Chief Strategy Officer at EV8 Technologies.

Nathan Grant – Board member and Chief Technology Officer 

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An experienced software developer, Nathan has over 15 years of experience in software development and is adept at managing all aspects of the product lifecycle. A specialist in design distributed communications and real-time systems design, Nathan has held the position of CTO at several companies including the media streaming platform TVMobili, before founding Brixworth Technologies in 2016 and joining EV8 Technologies as Chief Technology Officer in 2018.