Electrovaya appoints Raj Das Gupta as CEO

Electrovaya appoints Raj Das Gupta as CEO

Electrovaya appoints Raj Das Gupta as CEO 602 410 Energy Storage Journal

May 26, 2022: Electrovaya announced the appointment of Raj Das Gupta (pictured left) as CEO of the Ontario-headquartered company on May 24.

Das Gupta, who has been a member of the lithium ion battery maker’s management team since 2009, succeeds Electrovaya co-founder and chairman Sankar Das Gupta (right), who becomes executive chairman.

“I am delighted to announce the appointment of Raj as CEO,” Sankar Das Gupta said. “Raj is the ideal person to build shareholder value from our superior lithium ion battery technology.”

Electrovaya said Raj Das Gupta had been instrumental in developing the company’s “most critical technology and business relationships”, including its forklift battery systems and OEM partnerships.