Chief Commercial Officer and co-founder of AddVolt
Pires is co-founder and Chief Commercial Officer at AddVolt, the first renewable energy tech to replace diesel engines for cold chain transport, where he has worked since 2013, when it was still a research project. The position was his first upon graduation from the University of Porto's engineering faculty, where he achieved an integrated master's degree in electrical and computer engineering and renewable energy, both central to AddVolt's technology.
Portugal / Porto , Portugal
World's first renewable energy plug-in electric system for refrigerated trucks enables cold-chain operation in non-diesel mode – reducing emissions, fuel consumption and maintenance costs.