Awards & accolades

Our Team

Nick Woolley

Nick Woolley

CEO and Co-Founder

Nick is ev.energy's CEO, and co-founder. Nick is a multi-EV owner and passionate about decarbonising the energy system. His past experience includes 8 years running a web development company, and 3 years working for National Grid, where he also spent 6 months working in partnership with US residential solar installer, Sunrun. He loves energy networks, and has a PhD in Power Systems.

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Chris Darby

Chris Darby

CTO and Co-Founder

Chris is ev.energy's CTO, and co-founder Technology and strategy consultant professional. Chris loves technology, and creating delightful user interfaces that customers love to use. He has run teams across a variety of programming stacks, with particular experience in mobile app development, and web development in python. He has an MEng in Information Systems Engineering from Imperial College.

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Joseph Vellone

Joseph Vellone

Head of North America

Joseph leads ev.energy's strategy and growth, covering commercial partnerships and expansion into North America. Joseph previously spent 4 years as a strategy consultant in the Boston Consulting Group's energy and environment practice. He holds an MSc in Environmental Economics from LSE and a BA in Environmental Policy from Princeton University.

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Ashley Grealish

Ashley Grealish

Head of Engineering

Ashley leads the Engineering team at ev.energy, covering the development of the mobile applications and back end systems for managing smart charging. He has a background working in startups, including leading the development of a connected solar-powered battery system which has 100,000s of units deployed globally. He hold a MEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Imperial College.

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Rich Owen

Rich Owen

Head of Product & Design

Rich is a user experience champion and leads ev.energy’s app design, from early concept sketches right through to live product features. Rich designed his first website over 15 years ago and has since gone on to create digital content for major television and entertainment brands, including 2 years at the helm of a number of quiz apps and games for Endemol Shine UK.

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William Goldsmith

William Goldsmith

Commercial & Projects Director

William leads ev.energy’s commercial partnerships and utility projects. William previously spent 6 years with National Grid, working across Grid Services Development, Corporate Strategy and the National Electricity Control Center. He holds an MEng in Electrical Engineering from the University of Southampton, including an exchange scholarship to the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

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Sandy Neill

Sandy Neill

Customer Success Manager

Sandy is our Customer Success Manager and is responsible for delighting our customers and ensuring a fantastic user experience. He has a BSc in Environmental Sciences and was previously working for a tech start up based in Melbourne. He loves travelling, music and sports. He also happens to be a Liverpool fan which must explain why he is always smiling.

Tamsyn Mathew

Tamsyn Mathew

Software Engineer

Tamsyn is a front-end app developer at ev.energy with a keen interest in styling. She grew up in South Africa and comes from a Performance Arts background. She started teaching herself coding in 2017 and loves React Native almost as much as she loves travelling. She is also the reining King of Arm wrestling in the office!

Will Ruddick

Will Ruddick

Software Engineer

Will works on ev.energy’s back-end systems, spending most of his time trying to figure out how to make cars and charge points talk to our platform. He has a Meng in Electronic Engineering from Sheffield University. He can usually be found sitting on a bean bag or losing in arm wrestling competitions.

Ben Garrett

Ben Garrett

Software Engineer

Ben works on ev.energy's back-end systems, mostly on code to communicate with car chargers. He's been a professional programmer for an alarmingly long time (25 years!) and lives in sunny Devon. His main hobby is trying to get his kids to get off their phones!

Michal Rada

Michal Rada

Software Engineer

Eddie Anghel

Eddie Anghel

Software Engineer

Eddie is a back-end developer with ev.energy. When he's not building vehicle integrations, Eddie is studying for his Computer Science degree at King's College London. Eddie loves skiing and travelling, and is trying to reduce his carbon footprint as much as possible.

Caroline Christie

Caroline Christie

Customer Success Advocate

Caroline is passionate about delivering the best possible experience to ev.energy customers. A dual UK-US citizen, Caroline grew up in New Jersey but now calls London home. When not handling EV charging drama, Caroline works behind the scenes with her local community theatre.

Chris Young

Chris Young

Customer Success Advocate

Chris is a customer success advocate with ev.energy. When not chatting with customers and ensuring that they are delighted by our product, Chris plays rugby union for the Glasgow Alphas, goes hiking, canoeing, and works to expand the ever-growing rainforest of house plants in his front room.