The Team


Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder

Robert Rouse

Head of Research & Development. Co-founder

Andrés Novillo

Chief Operating Officer

Shireen Bobat

Chief Technical Officer

Philip Hardwick

Chief Financial Advisor

Stephanie Avalos

Chief Projects Officer

Claudia Prehn

Field Engineer

Dr Chenzhen Ji

Research Associate

David Holberton

Non-exec Director & Strategic Advisor

Dr Shayan Sharifi

Technical Advisor

Mario Hidalgo

NGO Director

Eugenio Welker

Supplier Quality Engineer

Patricia López

Marketing & Communications

Esteban Cabrera

Finance Manager

Yessica Benavides

Sustainable Innovation Manager


Product engineer


Project officer

Karolina Chamorro

Project Researcher

Advisory Board

Dr Nadia Danhash

Director of Innovation RCA

Professor Peter Childs

Head of the Dyson School of Design Engineering Imperial College London

Neil Bellamy

BA ACIB – RBS/Natwest Bank National Head of TMT & Services