management

Crystal He


President

Crystal He joined AC Propulsion in 2009 and previously served as Vice President, International Business Development where she was responsible for world market development and showcasing AC Propulsion and its technologies to the fast growing electric vehicle (EV) market in China. Prior to joining AC Propulsion, Crystal worked in the U.S. financial industry with ten years of investment banking and private banking experience. She is an experienced adviser to numerous worldwide corporate clients in various capacities, including business strategic planning, overseas markets development and capital formation. As a successful investment banker, she and her team have closed private placements in China and the United States. Her achievements have been recognized by the Chinese CEO Association in Los Angeles. She holds an MBA in International Business from the University of La Verne, California, and a BA in Economics.



Paul F. Carosa


CTO

Paul Carosa joined ACP in 1992 and has previously served in various Engineering and Management positions. Prior to joining AC Propulsion, he was Power Electronics Section Head at Hughes Aircraft Company, where he developed avionic power supplies and the first prototypes of the GM inductive charging system for the EV1. Paul has received 7 patents in the power electronics and motor fields. He holds a B.M.E. degree from General Motors Institute, and an M.S.E. in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles.



George R. Woody


Vice President

George Woody joined AC Propulsion in 2014 as Director of Engineering and now serves as Vice President. He has extensive experience from twenty nine years working at Hughes Aircraft Company as a senior scientist and General Motors as a project leader with over 40 patents in the area of power electronics, electric drives, fuel cell systems, and charging systems for EVs such as the EV-1. George also received the Hughes President Honors Council award and GM’s most valuable colleague award for his contributions to EV technology. He was also responsible for technical exchange cooperation between General Motors and Toyota Motor Corp. for Fuel Cell Systems while on special assignment in Germany for seven years. George received his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering at Southern Polytechnic University Atlanta, Georgia.