Chief Executive Officer
Stefan is an experienced professional with 20 years of CEO and product management experience in blue chip companies and fast growing start-ups in high tech and energy industries. His background as an energy engineer and his comprehensive understanding of product development, software engineering, business operations and team building helped him repeatedly launch novel technologies into early and fast growth markets. Stefan is co-author of 9 patents. He holds an MBA as well as an MS in Energy Engineering and BS in Mechanical Engineering. Stefan joined Kuva Systems in 2017 as CEO to lead the commercialization of a groundbreaking low cost camera technology for methane detection. Kuva cameras have now been commercial for almost two years, the company has 50 employees, a presence in Boston, Houston and Calgary, and installations with over twenty operators in US and Canada. Kuva is a leader in continuous optical gas imaging, allowing upstream and midstream operators to find and fix their emissions quickly, enabling root cause analysis and emissions quantification. Kuva believes you have to “see it to solve it”.