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Company Overview of LightSail Energy, Inc.

Company Overview

LightSail Energy, Inc. provides air energy storage systems. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Berkeley, California.

914 Heinz Avenue

Berkeley, CA 94710

United States

Founded in 2008





Key Executives for LightSail Energy, Inc.

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Scientist
Chief Technology Officer
Vice President of Development
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

LightSail Energy, Inc. Key Developments

LightSail Energy Names Volker Schulte as Chief Operating Officer and Neel Sirosh as Vice President and General Manager of its Energy Storage Group

LightSail Energy announced that former senior GE executive, Volker Schulte has joined the company as chief operating officer. In addition, Neel Sirosh, former CTO at Quantum Technologies, joined LightSail as vice president and general manager of its energy storage group. Most recently, Dr. Volker Schulte spent seven years as the general manager of engineering for General Electric's gas engine business, which comprised its Jenbacher and Waukesha product lines. While at GE, he was responsible for the industry's portfolio of highly reliable, innovative and efficient gas engines, as well as for GE's global engineering and R&D activities for reciprocating engines. Dr. Schulte, who has also held senior roles at MAN Turbo, MTU Aero Engines and Rolls Royce, brings a wealth of industrial experience to the LightSail COO position, along with a track record of new product commercialization. Dr. Neel Sirosh is taking on the role of vice president and general manager for LightSail's energy storage group. Prior to LightSail, he served as the CTO at Quantum Technologies.

LightSail Energy, Inc. Presents at 16(th) Annual MIT Venture Capital Conference, Dec-13-2013 09:40 AM

LightSail Energy, Inc. Presents at 16(th) Annual MIT Venture Capital Conference, Dec-13-2013 09:40 AM. Venue: Marriott Cambridge Hotel, Kendall Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Speakers: Steve Crane, Chief Executive Officer.

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