Co-founder and Director
Tom has over 30 years of engineering, operations and general management experience at small and large companies. Prior to helping launch Primus, he was a VP/GM at semiconductor equipment manufacturer Applied Materials responsible for a $500 million business. He holds a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from MIT, is a co-inventor on numerous patents, and a frequent speaker at energy conferences.
G.J. la O’
Dr. La O' has more than a decade of experience in battery design; he is responsible for next generation electrochemical systems at Primus Power. He earned his PhD in Material Science from MIT, where he led a team researching catalysts and conducting membranes for battery systems. He has been published extensively and has numerous patents granted and pending.