Leadership Team


Chairman and CEO

40+ years of experience in corporate finance, acquisitions, and financial reporting for both private and public companies.  He has served as CEO, CFO and Director of several publicly traded companies, as well as Advisor for Accelerate Power Systems Inc.

Barry Hartley, CPA


Partner at Dale Matheson Carr-Hilton, LaBonte LLP,  Mr. Hartley has experience in the medical, legal, real estate, mining and extraction, manufacturing, and not-for-profit industries. He has audited national and international companies in the mining, extraction, and manufacturing sectors and has held positions as CFO, Director and President with listed companies.


CEO – Energy

40+ years engineering, commercial and executive experience, including Chief Commercial Officer at Ballard Power Systems. Various previous leadership roles in energy and technology space (including solar and hydrogen).

Alicia Milne


22+ years as a securities paralegal, securities compliance officer and Corporate Secretary. Alicia also brings 15+ years of management experience, specializing in corporate governance and compliance for public companies listed on the NYSE, TSX and TSX Venture Exchanges. 


Chief People Officer

13+ years in human resources. Key roles of Senior HR Manager at TESLA and Global People, Organization and Development Manager at INEOS Automotive and Fuel Cells.

Steve Gill

CEO – Automotive

30+ years in automotive, with 20 years with Ford Motor Company (final role: Director Powertrain Engineering at Ford of Europe); Board Director Ford Technologies; 11 years with Perkins Engines; (final role: Chief Engineer).


CCO – Mobility

30+ years in automotive and mobility. Senior leadership roles in automotive sales, distribution and service, including Marque Group, Lookers, Nissan, Hyundai and Volkswagen/Audi. International experience including Japan, Korea and Germany.