August 2023 – Deep Tech Leaders supports battery management system innovator, Brill Power, with the appointment of Dr Andy Palmer as Chair.
Dr Andy Palmer CMG is a chartered engineer and automotive executive. Having served in leadership positions at both Nissan and Aston Martin, he has led transformational change at two of the world’s most recognisable businesses in the industry. At Nissan, Andy was credited with pioneering ground-breaking technologies, including leading the development of the Nissan LEAF electric car. In October 2014, he was appointed CEO of Aston Martin Lagonda. where he oversaw the launch of four core car models with nine derivatives, including the development and launch of the DBX, the company’s first foray into the growing Luxury SUV market. AutoExpress Magazine has voted Andy into their Hall of Fame as the “Most Influential British Person in the Global Automotive Business” and “Person of the Past 30 Years”.
About Brill Power
Brill Power makes intelligent control systems for batteries to make them cheaper, more reliable, safer, and longer-lasting. The company’s Battery Intelligence Platform brings transformational advances in longevity, performance, cost and sustainability to EV’s and stationary energy storage. Formed in 2016, Brill Power is a spin-out company from the University of Oxford and is based in Oxford, UK. Its investors include Legal & General Capital, Barclays, Oxford Science Enterprises and Oxford Innovation Consultants.
About Deep Tech Leaders
Deep Tech Leaders recruits boards and leadership teams for advanced science, engineering and technology businesses aiming to move from the Lab to the Market. Headquartered in London, we partner with entrepreneurs, executives and investors to build innovative companies across the Industrial, Medical and Advanced Computing domains.