Stephanie is a chartered mechanical engineer with over 20 years of experience developing innovative products for global markets, both within large multinational companies and adventure backed startups. She has particular expertise in energy-related technologies, having worked on hydrogen fuel cells in Canada and Germany and automotive engine systems to reduce pollution and fuel consumption in France, before coming to Australia to develop solid state hydrogen storage systems and lithium ion battery materials. She now leads Davanz, consulting in energy and innovation.
Named one of Australia's most innovative engineers in 2016, Stephanie combines strong technical capabilities with an in-depth understanding of developing business with global industry players, while managing a growing and diverse team of highly skilled colleagues. She mentors for a number of innovation accelerators around Australia, is an active angel investor and holds several board and advisory roles.