We are pleased to have confirmed Dr Das Gupta as a speaker. Sankar Das Gupta, Ph.D, DIC, is Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder of ELECTROVAYA. He will be speaking at the 5th EV Battery Forum and he was one of the top 3 speakers at our Forum in Shanghai in Sept 2009.
A co-founder of the company and its predecessor, Dr. Das Gupta became chairman of the board of directors in April 1999. He has extensive experience in the field of electrochemistry and extensive business experience in the technology sector from The Electrofuel Manufacturing Company Ltd. and HSA Reactors Limited.
These companies developed unique fibres and advanced ceramic materials, and designed and constructed complex instrumentation and equipment. Dr. Das Gupta holds a PhD in Electrochemistry from Imperial College, University of London and is occasionally an adjunct professor at the University of Toronto.