Jim CastelazFounder and CTO
Motiv Power Systems
Jim is a leading electric vehicle entrepreneur, trained as an electrical engineer with expertise in power and embedded systems. As founder and CTO, Jim champions Motiv’s vision to Free Fleets from Fossil Fuels – a vision that summarizes his professional and personal passion.
He has led Motiv from an idea in his living room to becoming the US market leader in common-platform electric truck and bus chassis. Having raised over $70M for Motiv to date, Jim’s experience includes capital formation, government grants, developing IP portfolios and building a world-class team aligned around a shared purpose.
Jim holds an MSEE from Stanford University and BS in Engineering and Economics from Harvey Mudd College.
Jim Castelaz’s Session(s):
9:45 am–10:30 am | Thu, March 21, 2024