President and CEO
Energy Storage Systems Inc.
Mr. Evans is the President and CEO, and a founder of ESS Inc. Having started ESS from his garage in 2011, he led the company to the commercialization of the Iron Flow Battery system in 2016. Prior to ESS, Mr. Evans was the Director of Design & Product Development at ClearEdge Power Inc. Mr. Evans began his career at United Technologies Corporation (UTC) where he held technical leadership positions in their Fuel Cell business and, prior to that, as a project engineer in the Pratt & Whitney aircraft engine business. In 2006, Mr. Evans was awarded the distinguished George Mead Award, the highest honor for individual engineering achievement at UTC. Mr. Evans has authored over 15 patents and patent applications. He holds a BS in Aerospace Engineering and a MS in Mechanical Engineering from Clarkson University, a MS in Finance from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a M.B.A from Carnegie Mellon University.