HYDROGEN-ELECTRIC SOLUTIONS FROM SCRATCH
GreenGT is an independent Swiss company that has designed and developed high-performance clean and durable electric-hydrogen propulsion systems since 2008. Thanks to its knowledge, the company wishes to offer innovative solutions to all players in motorized mobility. GreenGT provides advice and accompanies the latter in the gradual integration of high-power electric propulsion. The company is also a precursor of concept car construction and high-performance non-polluting vehicles.
GreenGT technology is based on the use of the hydrogen-powered electric motor through the use of the fuel cell. This innovation has demonstrated the reliability and capabilities of the electric / hydrogen engine in order to apply it to all vehicles requiring high-power such as trucks and other industrial vehicles. The ultimate goal is to provide a reliable response to the scarcity of fossil fuels.
MEET OUR TEAM
The company was founded in April 2008 around Jean-François Weber, an engineer involved for many years in the field of motor racing and the 24 Hours of Le Mans race car. He was immediately joined Christophe Schwartz, a fuel cell specialist. The capital of GreenGT is now mainly owned by Christophe Ricard, accompanied in this process by another great car enthusiast, Stanislas de Sadeleer.
Major Shareholder – Joined GreenGT in 2010. From 1995 to 2009, he was Chairman & CEO of OMPharma, Geneva (biotech). MBA and Marketing & Advertising graduate (USC/Columbia). A former competition driver in Formula Ford (France Championship, Eurocup, Festival) and endurance (FIASportscar, LMES), he is now an investor in innovative high-tech business ventures.
General Manager, Head of R & D – One of GreenGT’s three founders. EPFL Mechanical Engineer,HEC Graduate. After 15 years in strategy consulting and communications at PWC, he has taken over the management of Mader Racing on behalf of Mecachrome.
Founding Partner – One of GreenGT’s three founders. EPFL Microtechnology Engineer. A specialist in engineering, production and project management for the automotive industry since 1992. He has been active in the renewable energy field since 2001.
Stanislas DE SADELEER
Founding Partner – One of GreenGT’s three founders. A company director and investor in high-tech business ventures, particularly in the field of motor racing. After active involvement in skiing at world level, he later participated in the most important motorsport classics (Spa 24 Hours, Daytona, Le Mans Classic 24 Hours, Tour Auto …)
Sales & Marketing Director – Founder of JMB Racing in 1995. Fourteen international titles won, including three World Cups in endurance, a world title in FIA GT and another in the Le Mans Series.
GreenGT relies on two main structures: its research and development laboratory based in Switzerland, in the region of Lausanne and its French subsidiary, GreenGT Technologies, located in the Signes business area, close to the Paul Ricard automobile racing track.