Stephen is an executive team member of Largo Inc. and President of Largo’s emerging energy division with VRFB advanced technology. He brings three decades of leadership experience of corporates and growth stage energy and technology companies participating in the energy transition.
Before Largo, Stephen was a Senior Advisor at the sustainable investment banking firm Alexa Capital and a Nonexecutive Director for Enerox Holdings Limited a European based VRFB provider. He served as CEO of Younicos, a pioneer and leading provider of Li-ion based Battery Energy Storage Solutions (BESS). He has a wealth of experience drawn from executive and strategic roles at companies including Centrica, Oracle Corporation, SAIC, Alliance Data Systems and Edison International as well as in growth stage technology businesses.
Stephen has successfully turned around several energy technology companies through strategic leadership and improved commercial execution. His expertise lies both in understanding the nuances of technology, deployment, and business models across the energy sector as well as through an appreciation of how shareholders and institutional investors can realize returns from the energy transition and journey to net zero.
Stephen holds a BSc in Accounting from California State University (Fullerton) & Master in Tax from Golden Gate University.