10 September 2021
We are thrilled and humbled to announce that Professor C.C.Chan (Ching Chuen Chan) has officially joined XEV as Chief Scientist. Professor C.C.Chan is regarded as the ‘Grandfather of electric vehicle technology’ in Asia and we are honored that he has chosen to partner with XEV!
Professor C.C.Chan is widely credited as one of the earliest leading inventors of electric vehicle and smart energy management in the world. He has been at the forefront of developing technologies enabling clean and efficient transportation methods benefiting the environment.
Prof. Chan was selected as one of Asia’s Best Technology Pioneers by Asiaweek in 2001, named as “Father of Asian Electric Vehicles” by Global View Magazine. He received the “Environmental Excellence in Transportation Award” from the Society of Automotive Engineers U.S.A. in 2007, and the Honour of “China Automobile Industry Character” in 2008.
Prof. Chan is the Co-founder of the World Electric Vehicle Association, and the President of the Electric Vehicles Association of Asia Pacific and serves as Senior Consultant to governments and industries worldwide.
“Prof. Chan is the undisputed top academic researcher and innovator in the electric car and smart energy industry. we are honored to have him join our mission as Chief Scientist”, said Lou Tik, CEO and founder of XEV. “Prof. Chan has made extraordinary contributions to developing of EV technologies and his recent research in smart charging and vehicle-to-grid systems coincides with our company mission. Together we will combine the best of breed academic insights and commercial innovation to drive a revolutionary change in the way the world mobilize.”