About

A STORY ABOUT A COMPANY BUILT IN AUSTIN

AEV Technologies is a company built upon a vision. A vision of doing things differently. Back in 2017, a group of entrepreneurs, executives and investors founded Austin Electric Vehicles. The concept was to create sustainable electric solutions for Campus Management, Last Mile Delivery, Urban Commuting and Closed Campus Transport. From the beginning, AEV has made a commitment to commercialize energy efficient solutions, reduce carbon footprints and provide solutions for life cycle sustainability.

OUR TEAM

  • Rod KellerC.E.O.

    Former President of Segway, Inc and T3 Motion, Inc.

    Expertise:
    • Domestic & International Executive Leadership
    • F500 & Early Stage Experience
    • Channel Development
    • Organizational Restructuring
    • Track Record of Sales Achievement

  • Bruce RiggsC.O.O.

    Former SVP + COO of Compal Smart Device Group and SVP + GM of Quanta Computer

    Expertise:
    • Domestic & International Electronics Manufacturing Operations
    • Volume Manufacturing Management (U.S., China, Europe & Brazil)
    • New Product Development
    • Past Chairman IEEE 1625 Battery Standard
    • Global Lean & Six-Sigma Leadership

  • Curt SmithC.F.O.

    Former CFO LAC Group & AgileAsset

    Expertise:
    • Managing Rapid-Growth Environments
    • Investor Relations & Financing
    • Strategic Planning & Transaction Execution
    • SEC Filing
    • Financial Modeling & Risk Management

  • Christian OkonskyChairman

    Managing Partner of Sustainability Initiatives

    Expertise:
    • Organizational Build-Out
    • Product Conceptualization
    • New Product Development
    • Sustainability Objectives
    • Product Systems Engineering

  • Mark AdamsDirector

    Chairman of Murphy Adams Restaurant Group

    Expertise:
    • Strategic Sales Growth
    • International Market Development
    • New Product Development
    • Mergers & Acquisitions
    • Sustainability Programs

SALES/PRODUCT MANAGEMENT/MARKETING

Chuck Schram
Vice President, Dealer Sales, Americas 
 

Chuck has an extensive background in developing Dealer channels for companies including Zero Motorcycles, CFMOTO, Piaggio, Polaris, and Vectrix. He is responsible for AEV Technologies’ dealer and distributor relationships throughout North America.

Rich Perley
Vice President, Product Management & Marketing
 

Rich has an impressive background in building companies and designing go-to-market strategies that are scalable with discipline.  Rich was with Motorola earlier in his career and later founded Xplore Technologies.  He also played a key role in the growth of Augmentix which was later sold to Dell, Inc.  He oversees AEV Technologies’ Product Management and Marketing initiatives.

Jeff Mathis
Director, Fleet Sales, USA
Jeff comes to AEV Technologies with more than 20 years in selling large golf car fleets to municipalities from Texas through the Rockies.  Jeff was the President of C&M Companies in Waco, TX.  C&M was the top Distributor for E-Z Go and later was sold to E-Z Go to form their company-owned distribution.  He directs the U.S. market Fleet Sales program for AEV Technologies.

CAREER INFORMATION

AEV Technologies is growing all the time. We’re always on the lookout for passionate, talented team members who share our vision of Charging Forward. We do things differently here at AEV, and that’s what makes us who we are. Our company does it all…from engineering and product development to manufacturing and service.

If you’re interested in joining our team, please send us an email at careers@aevgo.com.

MEDIA & EVENTS

Background

UPCOMING EVENTS

NAFA 2019
Louisville, KY
April 16-17, 2019

MEDIA COVERAGE

PRESS RELEASES

The story of AEV Technologies is one of passion, ingenuity, and teamwork. We strive to share our vision of clean energy, technology, and good old-fashioned hard work. Electric vehicles can change how we move about, whether it’s for work or play. At AEV, we don’t necessarily make electric vehicles…we make vehicles that happen to be electric.

Here are our recent Press Releases:

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