Redwood city, California, United States
Michael Bakunin is the CEO of Epic Charging, an electric vehicle charging software platform. Mr. Bakunin brings 20 years of international experience in the Automotive and Telecom industries.
Over the past decade, Michael has focused on various aspects of e-mobility while working for the Renault-Nissan Alliance across 3 continents and more recently for Nuvve, the vehicle-to-grid company.
In 2018, Michael moved to the San Francisco Bay Area to lead the autonomous drive partnership project with Waymo on behalf of the Alliance. As part of the global Mobility Team at Nissan, Michael was deeply involved in developing and refining the Alliance Mobility Strategy and conducted several pilot projects and market tests in the car-sharing and ride-hailing space involving electric vehicles. Michael’s team has been particularly focused on optimizing the total cost of ownership and operations for autonomous robotaxis.
Michael Bakunin holds a PhD degree in Economics and an MBA from IE Business School (Madrid, Spain).
Monday, September 11, 2023
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM PDT