Vice President, Business Development
Ram Ambatipudi is a Co-Founder and Vice President of Business Development and Utility Engagement at EV Connect. Ram is focused on business development activities with electric utilities and other strategic accounts to advance EV charging infrastructure and management and control of EV Charging stations. Ram has been a consultant and investment advisor focused on the renewable energy and the cleantech sectors. He has experience with aligning project developers with sources of capital (equity and debt) with a diverse focus on technologies, geographies, and market segments. Previously, Ram was Director, Large Scale Renewables for Chevron Energy Solutions where he oversaw a project portfolio of over 1,600 MW of solar projects in various stages of development. He also led project origination and due diligence activities for Chevron’s Renewables Investment group. Ram has over 20 years of experience in the energy industry, including 15 years in the renewable energy and cleantech sector. He has a B.A. in Economics from UCLA and an MBA from the Anderson School at UCLA.