Subhash Dhar is the Founder, Chairman & CEO of American Battery Solutions Inc; a company engaged in developing, designing, and manufacturing complete Li-Ion battery systems for the electrification of vehicles and industrial equipment including stationery storage applications. He was formerly the Founder, Chairman & CEO of Energy Power Systems (January 2011 thru’ April 2017) & CEO of XALT Energy (January 2014 thru’ April 2017), a leading manufacturer of Li-Ion batteries. Previously, Subhash served as the Chairman & CEO of Envia Systems. Prior to that, as the founding President of ECDOvonic Battery Company during 1982 through 2003, where he developed and commercialized Nickel Metal hydride battery which today’s hybrid electric vehicles on a global basis & became the back-bone of Prius hybrid car in late 90’s.
Subhash set up business alliances and manufacturing operations in Japan, China, Europe, and the US and has also served as the President of Ovonic Fuel Cell Company where he developed a novel regenerative low-cost fuel cell. He has also served as Vice-Chairman of EnerDel and President of its parent Ener1 Inc; CEO of Eletra Hybrid Bus. He has also been involved in many aspects of alternative and advanced technology including hydrogen generation, hydrogen storage and Fuel Cells and is a co-inventor of over 40 US patents and has co-authored more than 45 technical papers. He has a Masters in Engineering Management and Chemical Engineering from University of Detroit and Institute of Technology, India.