Seminar - 030416

Speaker photoTesla Motors: Accelerating the world's transition to sustainable transport

March 4, 2016
ME Lecture Hall

Mr. Mateo Jaramillo

Vice President of Products and Programs for Tesla Energy


Tesla Motors is disrupting the global automotive and utility sectors, with its breakthrough electric vehicle and grid storage systems. Vice President of Products and Programs for Tesla Energy, Mateo Jaramillo, will discuss the product evolution at the company and the path forward in these ultra-competitive and quickly changing industries.


As VP of Products and Programs for Tesla Energy at Tesla Motors, Mateo Jaramillo is responsible for market development, and product definition and development for the company's grid connected energy storage products. Mateo started the stationary storage effort at Tesla in 2009 and in the meantime was additionally the commercial lead on powertrain development and supply programs with Daimler and Toyota, and also started and led through the supercharger program through the first year of deployment.

Prior to Tesla, Mateo was Chief Operating Officer and part of the founding team at Gaia Power Technologies, a pioneering distributed energy storage firm. Mateo began his career in the software industry as a product manager with Predictive Networks, an interactive TV software provider. He has an AB in Economics from Harvard and a Masters in Theology from Yale.


Dr. Daniel A. Nussbaum
Naval Postgraduate School 
Principal, Energy Academic Group
Monterey CA 93943
Phone: 831-656-2387
Mobile: 831-324-3228

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