Quanergy is the leader in 3D sensing. The company's 3D time-of-flight LiDAR sensors are designed from the ground up to meet all six key commercialization criteria: price, performance, reliability, size, weight, and power efficiency. Quanergy’s innovations, covered by 9 patents, address the needs in various markets for 3D LiDAR sensors and LiDAR-based sensing systems. Quanergy delivers robust and intelligent real-time 3D mapping solutions that work day and night, rain or shine, while performing object detection, tracking, identification, and classification. In the automotive space, affordable LiDAR sensors enable broad deployment of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving systems – 80% of transportation accidents are avoidable with this technology, and Quanergy is bringing it to the masses.
The Quanergy executive team is made up of an impressive group of successful leaders, entrepreneurs and inventors who have proven track records. The team brings years of combined experience in the development, commercialization and mass production on a global scale of products requiring specialized skills in photonics, optics, optoelectronics, energy mechatronics, robotics, advanced learning, mico/nanofabrication, automation, artificial Intelligence, machine learning and controls.
CEO and Co-Founder
Louay Eldada is CEO and co-founder of Quanergy Systems, Inc. Dr. Eldada is a serial entrepreneur, having founded and sold three businesses to Fortune 100 companies. Quanergy is his fourth start-up. Dr. Eldada is a technical business leader with a proven track record at both small and large companies and with 70 patents, is a recognized expert in nanotechnology, photonic integrated circuits and advanced optoelectronics. Prior to Quanergy, he was CSO of SunEdison, after serving as CTO of HelioVolt, which was acquired by SK Energy. Dr. Eldada was earlier CTO of DuPont Photonic Technologies, formed by the acquisition of Telephotonics where he was founding CTO. His first job was at Honeywell, where he started the Telecom Photonics business and sold it to Corning. He studied business administration at Harvard, MIT and Stanford, and holds a Ph.D. in optical engineering from Columbia University.
Co-Founder and Vice President – Products
Tianyue Yu co-founded Quanergy and serves as the vice president of products. She has a strong technical foundation with extensive experience in high resolution imaging, 3D laser scanning and microfabrication, high throughput sensing, nanotechnology and advanced electronics materials. She oversees the company’s product design, architecture, engineering and construction to ensure the successful implementation of the product roadmap. Prior to founding Quanergy, she had various roles at established technology companies as well as startups from principal scientist to leadership positions building cross-functional teams and leading technology development and commercialization. She started her career at Affymetrix on sensor miniaturization and high resolution imaging. She holds more than 15 patents in sensing, nanotechnology, and system design. Dr. Yu earned a Ph.D from Cornell University with concentration on nanomaterials and nanotechnology and a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical physics from University of Science and Technology of China.
Vice President – Business Development
Axel Fuchs is vice president of business development and responsible for developing global strategies to accelerate growth and profitability for the company. He oversees the global sales organization, product management and customer success teams. Dr. Fuchs is a technology executive with 30 years of experience in managing business and innovation for Daimler, Motorola, and smaller high-tech companies. Before joining Quanergy, he held senior business development positions at Telenav, EZ4Media, and Universal Electronics. Earlier, Fuchs led the systems engineering department for Motorola Automotive Group where he collaborated with all major carmakers on integrating innovative electronics systems and worked for Daimler Benz where he was the Co-Founder of the Daimler-Benz research office in Palo Alto, California. He holds more than 12 system level patents. Dr. Fuchs holds a Doctorate in Electrical Engineering from Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany.
Vice President – Software Development
As vice president of software development, John Novak is responsible for defining and directing the company’s software development strategies. Novak leads a team of more than 20 perception engineers in the U.S. and Canada to advance the software that processes 3D point cloud data from the Quanergy LiDAR sensors. With an emphasis on mapping data and systems, Novak has over 30 years of industry leadership building collaborative teams to ensure the successful design and implementation of software applications and architectures deployed on diverse platforms. Prior to joining Quanergy he held senior level engineering positions at several technology and mapping companies including Telenav, MapQuest and Nokia. As a senior engineer at Nokia, Novak led the development of Nokia’s first network gaming library. Novak received his Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Wilkes University.
Vice President – Manufacturing
Raj Bhullar serves as vice president of manufacturing. Bhullar has responsibility for global manufacturing and operations activities, along with overseeing the company’s supply chain efficiencies and logistics strategies. In addition to establishing the supplier management and distribution operations for the company’s LiDAR sensors, he also manages IT. Most recently, Bhullar was the vice president of manufacturing for Ultimate Solutions Corporation where he was responsible for the management of the entire manufacturing process and engineering teams, along with the design and development of new products. He also served as director of manufacturing and operations at Vitesse Semiconductor where he organized the manufacturing process, equipment and labor to meet a 300% growth in sales. Bhullar holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics Technology from GND University.
We are solving some of the world’s biggest problems. We have the most exciting work environment in Silicon Valley and we are hiring!
We are a nimble, fast growing and well-funded company dedicated to building next-generation 3D LiDAR sensors and related technologies. We are disrupting several industries with our unique combination of hardware and software for autonomous vehicles, advanced driver assistance systems, intrusion detection, mapping and surveying, and smart automation in various environments for improved safety, efficiency and performance.
We are looking for professionals who care about Quanergy’s mission to help the world and want to participate in the development of fundamentally transforming the future of LiDAR technologies. Our team is innovative and hardworking with a passion for technology. We offer benefits that support health and well-being. We have an open and dynamic workspace, conveniently located for commuting by foot, bike, bus, Caltrain and BART.