Fred Ehrsam is the CEO of V2. Previously, Mr. Ehrsam was a senior partner at Bain & Company, a global management consulting company. He worked closely with C-level executives of large industrial products firms and smaller technology based startups.
Prior to Bain, Mr. Ehrsam was an engineering consultant at MPR Associates which provides services to the power generation industry. At MPR his focus was on fluid and structural dynamics. Mr. Ehrsam holds an MBA from Harvard, a BS in Civil Engineering from Duke, and is a licensed professional engineer.
Robert Freda is the Founder of V2 and its Vice President, Technology Development. Mr. Freda holds multiple U.S. patents on the accelerator and wind technology with several more pending both in the U.S. and abroad. Additionally he has U.S. applications under examination in the fields of thermal energy storage and CSP. In the past, Mr. Freda has developed patent-pending technology for n-dimensional surface-vector video compression, caching/bandwidth maximization, non-linear media streaming, and advanced ITV systems. He has worked on marketing, branding, and product strategies for new markets with large consumer products and communications companies both here and abroad and has published on IPTV convergence strategy.
Mr. Freda has been recognized with prestigious national design awards in various disciplines. He studied architecture at the Rhode Island School of Design.
Matthew Lazarewicz is a Technical Advisor to V2. He has held engineering management positions at multiple rotating machinery companies including Vice President and CTO at Beacon Power, a flywheel storage company, and Engineering Project Manager at General Electric Aircraft Engines. Currently, Mr. Lazarewicz is the President of Energy Storage Solutions. He holds a BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering and an MS in Management, all from MIT.
The V2 team also includes a number of technical experts and advisors with expertise in: fluid dynamics, structural wind loading, sound suppression, turbomachinery and complex systems, and business experience in the renewable energy industry.