Company Overview

A Little About Us…

  • Romeo Power designs and manufacturers EV battery packs and energy storage solutions capable of performing unlike anything on the market today.
  • We have an experienced engineering team focused on battery innovation, functionality, energy density, safety, and performance.
  • We’ve established relationships with world’s top Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion) battery manufacturers.
  • We have unique design experience in cylindrical cells, pouch cells and prismatic cells.
  • Our management team and founders from SpaceX, Samsung, Faraday, Tesla, and Amazon bring a proven track record of entrepreneurial success, marketplace disruption and execution of a strategic vision.

Our Executive Team

Romeo’s team delivers unparalleled expertise in battery systems, industrial design and scaling successful global ventures. Meet the trailblazers on our executive team.

Michael Patterson

Founder & CEO

Michael Patterson

Founder & CEO

A seasoned tech entrepreneur, Michael Patterson has a track record for founding, growing and scaling successful tech ventures. At Romeo Power, he leads a team of visionaries dedicated to providing affordable, portable power solutions. Before launching Romeo Power, Michael founded InAuth, now the default mobile security solution for the major financials in the U.S. He was also the visionary founder behind Smobile Systems, a mobile anti-virus product acquired by Juniper; and FedCel, the leading mobile telecom expense management system acquired by Profitline.

Porter Harris

Co-Founder & CTO

Porter Harris

Co-Founder & CTO

Porter Harris is the mastermind behind Romeo Power’s battery systems. A renowned leader in the battery world, he brought more than a decade of experience at top brands and an undeniable eye toward the future. As Chief Battery Architect for Faraday Future, a principal rival to Tesla, Porter designed battery strings for the company’s variable platform architecture. At SpaceX, the technology expert spearheaded the development of batteries for the F9 rocket and Cargo Dragon Spacecraft. He also contributed to the development of the Crew Dragon Spacecraft life support systems.

Erik Fleming

Chief Operating Officer

Erik Fleming

Chief Operating Officer

Leadership operational roles with Apple, Tesla, Space X and Faraday Future.

Mark Schwager

Chief Production Officer

Mark Schwager

Chief Production Officer

Manufacturing expert at Tesla who oversaw all aspects of development of the massive Nevada gigafactory. Led the manufacturing program for the powertrain of Toyota's Rav4 EV.

Lauren Webb

Chief Financial Officer

Dion Isselhardt

Chief Product Officer

Dion Isselhardt

Chief Product Officer

Dion Isselhardt is Romeo Power’s resident design and product guru. Under his meticulous eye, Romeo Power products achieve the perfect balance between streamlined design and affordability. Before joining Romeo Power, Dion was the Senior Director of Design at the Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center. He left a lasting mark on the design world as the Principal User Experience Designer for Amazon’s Kindle product line, where he managed and led art direction for visual and interactive specs.

Kamlesh Raval

President of Romeo India

Kamlesh Raval

President of Romeo India

Kamlesh Raval is a seasoned sales exec with a proven track record for establishing global brands in India. Before spearheading Romeo India, Kamlesh played a key role in helping Evolving Systems gain entry into the India market. The telecom specialist has driven sales for Tekelec, Verizon, and PCWW, and has a keen understanding of both the consumer and regulatory sides of the Indian business landscape. At the helm of Romeo India, Kamlesh ensures the company exceeds its sales goals and forges winning strategic partnerships.

Joseph Choi

Vice President of Industrial Design

Joseph Choi

Vice President of Industrial Design

Joseph Choi has spent the last decade at the helm of industrial design innovation for cutting-edge brands. At Samsung, Joseph was responsible for shipping iconic global mobile and wearable devices including the Galaxy S2, Gear Fit, Level headphones and more. The industrial designer has also left a lasting mark at General Motors, where he designed concept and production vehicles, and at Survios, a leading virtual reality startup. At Romeo, he develops the product architecture, strategy, and planning for numerous production models.

Arun Gunasekaran

Vice President of Electrical Engineering

Arun Gunasekaran

Vice President of Electrical Engineering

Arun Gunasekaran is the key architect for Romeo Power’s firmware system. Tapping into his in-depth engineering expertise, he ensures all products meet the highest standards for safety and functionality. Arun has spent his career at trailblazing organizations, making him perfectly at home at Romeo Power. He was a member of the Tesla battery team that developed and launched the Tesla Model S and stationary storage batteries. He also played a key role in the development, launch and mass production of battery devices at Coin, a San Francisco-based startup acquired by FitBit.

WHY THE BEST CHOOSE ROMEO POWER

Safety

Romeo Power Battery Packs exceed the most stringent safety requirements.

Experienced Engineering

An experienced engineering team that has designed and built the highest performance battery packs in production.

Highest Energy Density

Romeo Power battery packs deliver 25% better energy density in the same space claim – and sometimes as much as 105% more than other products on the market.

Increased Range

A great top-line advertised range delivers more customers. Make the most of your space claim with the highest volumetric and highest gravimetric densities.

Advanced BMS

Use the Romeo Power BMS or use your own.

Fastest Charge Times

Cut time to charge by 15-30%.

ROMEO DELIVERS MORE ENERGY

THE WORLD'S MOST ENERGY-DENSE BATTERY PACKS FOR ELECTRIC VEHICLES