OUR MISSION:

Enable clean, reliable and affordable power for all homes by integrating electric vehicles with the grid.

About the team

We care about the environment and we love electric cars. This is what drives us to make driving clean, easy for everyone. We do this by designing the best solutions for electric utilities to understand and manage electric vehicle charging. We create better experiences for drivers to encourage cost-effective, greener and smarter charging. Together we’ll make it possible to drive and charge clean in a way that makes everyone smile.

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FleetCarma, a division of Geotab

Our award-winning team has been designing software and hardware to accelerate the transition to zero-emission vehicles since 2007. At the core of our solutions is an IOT, connected card device, and a global cloud platform. Together, we’ve pioneered technology and processes critical for utilities to manage the growth of electric vehicle charging load.

Leadership Team

Matt Stevens, VP Electric Vehicles

Matt Stevens is VP of Electric Vehicle at Geotab and Co-Founder of CrossChasm Technologies, the company that created FleetCarma, now a division of Geotab. He has been involved in the design of over 15 hybrid and electric vehicles, ranging from cars to lunar rovers to stealth snowmobile and now works on making personal fuel economy labels for fleets and individuals looking to pick the best green vehicle for them.

Matt holds a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering. He is Chairman of Electric Mobility Canada and an Adjunct Professor at the University of Waterloo. He is a member of the CANC/IEC Council, and is Canada’s representative on the IEC ahG81 working group focused on electric vehicle and infrastructure standards. Matt is a Julie Payette-NSERC award recipient, was named to Waterloo Region’s Top 40 under 40, and in 2018 he received the Al Cormier Award for his contributions to electric mobility in Canada.

Chris Mendes

Chris Mendes, VP Electric Vehicles

Chris leads the development technology strategy for FleetCarma, a division of Geotab. This includes product development, technology road mapping, system architecture, and patent protection. He has a technical background in the automotive design of hybrid and electric vehicles powertrain systems. This experience has led the FleetCarma team in areas such as on-vehicle electrical architecture, vehicle networking systems design, firmware design of embedded control systems and powertrain energy simulation.

Chris held roles at Snowbear Inc. and Queen’s University. Chris has a Masters in mechanical engineering from the University of Waterloo. His research focused on hybrid vehicle design and advanced torque control strategies. He was co-lead Waterloo’s Alternative Fuels Team in developing a student-designed Fuel Cell Hybrid vehicle for the GM/DOE ChallengeX competition.

Eric Mallia

Eric Mallia, VP Sales

Eric is the VP of Sales at FleetCarma, a division of Geotab. He is a published author on energy management and green fleet topics in the International Journal of Life Cycle Assessments, Municipal World Magazine, Fleet Maintenance Magazine, and the National Post. His work and research, in partnership with more than 40 organizations, has focused on the implementation of efficiency programs in the transportation sector, including idle reduction policies, driver training initiatives, and electric vehicle deployment. Eric’s contributions to the alternative clean transportation has informed policy and green fleet initiatives in both the private and public sectors and has been presented at conferences and seminars in Canada and the United States. Eric holds a Master’s degree in Environmental Studies from the University of Waterloo and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University.

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