Whereas SEA Electric started off as a stout Australian industry, their electric automobile efforts within the industrial build can not be contained and the firm is expanding it’s leadership within the World Headquarters out of the US.
After rising EV retrofits of multiple truck place factors, SEA Electric has been a hit in selling all-electric storage autos, cherry pickers, meals transport and more. Whereas Australia is a critical unusual story, the US provides a rare higher potential for enhance, with varied manufacturing and abilities capabilities and the firm believes that enhance can later be replicated in Europe.
“The sheer size of the opportunities sooner than us, which started in Australia and the Pacific residing, are exponentially rising inner the US and European markets. Now we hold a very compelling story to explain, from the sturdy basis of the abilities and of us late us in our unusual residence in Australia to of us which will most definitely be becoming a member of our accelerate worldwide. We’re anxious for the long term and the certain route it holds.”
Tony Fairweather, SEA Electric president and founder
On the heels of its contemporary US $42 million fairness financing announcement, SEA Electric moreover closed its most up-to-date capture of 1,000 electric automobile batteries from lengthy-time abilities associate Soundon Unique Vitality Know-how (China’s main environmental security trade enterprise).
This critical transaction supports SEA Electric’s proprietary SEA-Pressure 70, 100 and 120 main energy-system gadgets. Whereas just a few the initial gadgets are slated for the United States, the steadiness will accelerate to SEA Electric inventories in Australia, Unique Zealand and Southeast Asia, as well to the firm’s first entry into the European market.
Persevering with to steadiness a recent string of a hit industry methods, international automotive abilities firm SEA Electric, is expanding the leadership team in its US-primarily based totally mostly international headquarters with the sizzling management additions of Michael (Mike) Menyhart, Chief Strategy Officer and Kathleen(Katie)LaVoy, Customary Counsel and Company Secretary. Each and each executives stable a fundamental Midwest presence, bridging SEA Electric’s nationwide expanse which already involves the West Flit, an innovation heart in Iowa and plans to place a presence within the upper Unique York build.
In accordance to Tony Fairweather, SEA Electric president and founder, the firm’s ideal learnings at some stage within the last yr also can successfully had been their silver lining.
“The virtual and much-off world wherein we’ve all develop into accustomed has opened opportunities for abilities and human capital not tied to a single residing – and our enhance is a residing instance. The management team now we hold created, and now led by Mike and Katie, present receive exact of entry to to the recount talent to match our world class abilities and IP.”
Tony Fairweather, SEA Electric president and founder
Menyhart joins SEA Electric with a fundamental background in banking, company type, finance, and authorized management with previous senior positions at Accenture, SunTrust Bank, and Genpact. His abilities brings a fundamental basis and unsuitable of capital markets relationships that would possibly per chance well per chance lead SEA Electric thru its pure evolution toward one as a publicly-traded firm. Moreover, his previous work within the digital transformation and evolved abilities build will relieve pick SEA Electric as the chief in industrial electric automobile energy programs.
Michael Menyhart, Chief Strategy Officer
“It’s spirited to develop into fascinated by an trade and firm that won’t handiest elevate stout international environmental impression but moreover elevate compelling outcomes for our purchasers thru unmatched total brand of possession and reliability.
We’re able to lead the motion for international environmental sustainability. The transport and logistics trade is at an inflection level and SEA Electric is utilizing the trade transformation from contaminated greenhouse gases to zero emissions. We can place a broad incompatibility on this planet while a great deal making improvements to the driver abilities and building a greater various to the inner combustion engine.”
The addition of Katie LaVoy as Customary Counsel and Company Secretary brings confirmed abilities of strategic pondering and industrial data to glean appropriate and compliance solutions.
Katie LaVoy as Customary Counsel and Company Secretary
“Acceptable governance starts sooner than you accelerate public. My amount one purpose is to practice my previous abilities and leadership from public firms to place the worldwide compliance obligatory for SEA Electric to be thought to be a top tier firm – one which positions its abilities and sustainability on the forefront and acknowledges the of us that created it.”
LaVoy’s varied leadership roles hold stemmed from 13 years of abilities at the publicly traded Grand Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation – a stout international company inner the maritime trade that enables marine transportation. She holds a doctorate of law stage from the Northwestern University School of Law and an Govt MBA from the Kellogg School of Administration. Her litigation portfolio involves turning in high-brand appropriate solutions to not easy disorders.