Leaders in Battery Safety

Company Built on Thought Leadership and Subject Matter Expertise 

Altect’s core team members are industry-recognized battery safety subject matter experts with decades of combined experience in translating cutting-edge research into innovative technologies. The team’s key advantage is their ability to evaluate creative ideas and to develop unique concepts into innovative fire protection solutions by leveraging their deep understanding of Li-ion battery fire dynamics and market needs.

Kevin Marr, PhD, PE | CEO/Co-Founder

10 years of battery safety consulting experience and contributing member of industry battery safety panels and standards committees.

Ofodike Ezekoye, PhD, PE | CTO/Co-Founder

Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin, world-renowned expert in fire dynamics and combustion science

Charles Mullins, PhD | Co-Founder

Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin, expert in electro-chemistry and battery materials.

Paul Lee | VP of Engineering

Former Tesla Gigafactory 1 battery engineer specializing in battery systems manufacturing development and process optimization.