IBD Associates / Huginn Advisors
Dr. Ib I. Olsen, Ph.D, Co-Founder, Principal Consultant
Dr. Olsen is an authority in the field of advanced battery and fuel cell development and has authored more than 20 papers and scientific publications. He has also implemented various scale-up and commercialization concepts for battery-related products within a Fortune 500 company and various successful start-ups. Dr. Olsen’s groundbreaking work in the battery and fuel cell technology field has awarded him more than 30 patents. He was the founder CTO at Gaia Power Technologies, where he was in charge of product definition and development and IP, and he secured more several millions in product development grants from State and Federal entities. Additional previous employment includes eVionyx, Saft America and Valence Technology. Dr. Olsen holds a Ph. D. in Chemistry from the University of Odense in Denmark and a M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from Denmark’s Technical University.