Infinitum Electric Adds Three Industry Heavyweights to Support Rapid Growth
AUSTIN, Texas – August 15, 2019 – Infinitum Electric, a leading motor technology company leveraging its patented printed circuit board stator innovations to deliver the world’s most efficient and durable IoT-enabled electric motors for size, weight and cost, has announced three senior executive appointments today. Michael Gray joins the company as Senior Vice President of Supply Chain and Manufacturing, alongside Paulo Guedes-Pinto as Vice President Technology and Tracy Gill as Director of Engineering. Gray, Guedes-Pinto and Gill join Infinitum’s executive team as the company opens its new headquarters and manufacturing facility in the Austin, Texas area.
Gray has over 30 plus years’ experience in global supply chain, logistics and manufacturing. His career has encompassed growing and optimizing supply chain and manufacturing infrastructures in metal fabrication industries serving the power generation, oil and gas and nuclear industries. He has served in executive roles with Frisa Forge, Energy Alloys and, most recently, Array Technologies, the world’s leading supplier of solar tracking systems. At Array Technologies he was responsible for the global supply chain and expanding Array’s supply and manufacturing base around the world.
In a career that extends for almost 40 years, Guedes-Pinto has over 27 years of experience in the design and manufacture of large AC and DC motors, traction motors, axial flux permanent magnet machines, high-speed permanent magnet motors for subsea and land applications, as well as medium voltage drives. Before joining Infinitum Electric, Guedes-Pinto held engineering and R&D leadership positions at TECO-Westinghouse, Boulder Wind Power, FMC Technologies, GE Canada, JDS Uniphase and Indústrias Villares (now Gevisa, a GE company). He holds nine patents related to electric machines and drives.
Gill joins Infinitum as Director of Engineering, with over three decades of engineering and management experience. He has worked in various industries including oil and gas exploration, semi-conductor, renewables and defense. He has a strong background in design, development and product validation with both large and small companies, most recently working for Raytheon in their Directed Energy program.
“We are delighted to welcome Michael, Paulo and Tracy to our growing team,” said Ben Schuler, CEO, Infinitum Electric. “They have a wealth of invaluable expertise and experience to bring to the business and arrive at a very exciting time as we invest significantly to build on our track record of innovation and to meet increasing customer demand.”
About Infinitum Electric
Infinitum Electric was born in 2016 by founders with decades of experience and a deep understanding of how electrification will impact the world. Infinitum Electric’s mission is to disrupt the way electric machines consume and create electricity. The company’s patented printed circuit board stator technology forever changes the electric motor landscape, allowing for light weight, lower cost electric motors and generators with unparalleled efficiency and durability.
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