Reza Alaghehband, CEO
Reza Alaghehband is a Canadian entrepreneur who enjoys the challenge of developing innovative companies that change the landscape of technology and protect our environment. He has been an internationally featured speaker at industry conferences, leading universities and events discussing entrepreneurship, innovation and sustainability. Reza found his passion after leaving his first Start-up, Pacific Technologies, a very successful advanced materials company, when joining Energex Inc. as a senior executive and helping make it a leading Canadian clean technology company. Reza was the youngest mentor to be accepted into the Service Core of Retired Executives (SCORE) in the organizations 52-year history. He possesses a marketing degree, and a Bachelor of Commerce in entrepreneurial expertise from Royal Roads University.
Matt Standish, COO
Proven Entrepreneur with experience scaling and actively directing a co-founded business before an actual sale. Systems and process oriented and a highly organized team player. Experience in leading and meeting company vision, mission and goals. Matt is an accomplished athlete with a background in marketing and production. He holds a BBA in Entrepreneurial Leadership.
JC Woltz, CIO
JC is a self-taught full stack developer, wireless technology innovator, and hardware engineer. He single-handedly engineered, designed, coded and manufactured multiple prototype versions of Envio’s initial software, hardware and firmware.
Rodolfo Del Valle, CPO
Rodolfo is a Successful Tech Entrepreneur. His background in automation, IoT technologies and running his own successful Internet companies bring extensive tech knowledge to the Envio team. He holds an engineering degree in automation and robotics as well as a MIT certificate in IoT Coding and programming.
Alan Tuttle, Senior Product Engineer
Alan is an Electrical and Computer Engineer with a working specialization in embedded systems and telecommunications. He has 18 years of Research & Development experience in the high-tech industry as a Systems Architect, Embedded Systems Engineer, and DevOps / Full-Stack Web Developer. He is passionate about being in the innovative leading technology space. He offers experience, expert problem solving skills, and versatility in producing high-quality and sustainable products.
Richard Mann, Senior Design & Integration Engineer
Richard has a diverse background as a Process specialist, Instrument and controls technician as well as an automation programmer. His experience ranges from the oil and gas industry to working with tech start-ups. Richard’s education in power engineering and electromechanical technology brings integral knowledge to the Envio team.
Tony Wooster, Lead Software Engineer
Tony is a full stack developer who has cut his teeth working for start ups in the Bay Area, in Berlin as well as for large corporations. He holds a BSc in Computer Science. His education and experience add tremendous value to the Envio team in the research and development of the Envio System.
Jesse Solheim, Lead Implementation Engineer
Jesse is an outstanding leader possessing a very unique skillset that makes him invaluable to envio. His BSc. In Electrical Engineering (with distinction), MBA, LEED Certification, years of experience working in the field with a global manufacturer of electrical equipment, and experience working with the Alberta Electrical Systems Operators systems make him key asset in the present and future of the company.
Al Grabas, President
Al is a Professional Engineer with 21 years of experience in the Western Canadian oil and gas industry. He has been involved in 4 successful junior oil and gas start-up companies in the last 12 years. Mr. Grabas was most recently VP Engineering at Bruin Oil and Gas Inc, and prior to that was VP Engineering and COO at Polar Star Canadian Oil and Gas Inc. Prior to Polar Star, Mr. Grabas was General Manager Engineering Execution at Perpetual Energy Inc., VP Engineering at Profound Energy Inc. and Engineering Manager at Find Energy Inc. Previous experience includes ConocoPhillips Canada, Gulf Canada Resources, and Chevron Canada Resources. Mr. Grabas obtained his Bachelor of Science (Engineering) with Honors from the University of Alberta.
Giedre Bucyte, Lead Project Engineer
Giedre is a Civil Engineer with a focus on energy efficiency, smart living conceptions; sustainability and eco-friendly living environments. She has extensive knowledge in energy efficiency innovations and is an energy data analytics expert. She is experienced in EU project management as well as the grant application process. She holds a M.Sc. designation.
Board Of Advisors
Bill has extensive experience as an advisor, investor and leader in a wide range of endeavours including finance, technology, international energy and construction materials. He is currently a director of Mosaic Capital Corporation (investing), PFB Corporation (construction materials), Axia Netmedia (broadband), Closing folders (transaction management), Prosper Oil and Gas LLC (international energy), Botanic Inc. (natural products), Sunset Bay Yacht Group (hospitality) and Orca Exploration Group (international energy) as well as a number of companies currently working on new opportunities. Bill is also involved in local and national not for profit organizations.
Christian Müller-Elschner has over 20 years experience in initiating, growing and establishing new businesses and business models in the telco, media and utilities sectors. He is a managing partner of Deutche Ventures, a member of The Clean Tech Advisory board, an expert reviewer “CleanTech” at European Venture Contest/Summit and is experienced working among the pioneers in the storage based energy systems and energy management market. Christian studied industrial engineering and graduated from TU-Berlin.