Drew Reid is a Co-Founder and CEO of Maple Materials. Prior to co-founding Maple Materials, Drew founded Saratoga Energy Corporation, an advanced materials company that developed an electrolysis platform technology to convert carbon dioxide in a wide range of solid carbon product including graphite, graphene, carbon nanotubes, and carbon black. Drew has extensive R&D experience in the production of graphite and battery anode materials and he and is familiar with a large variety of equipment and processes ranging from bench-top to pilot scale. He is named inventor on several patents and has earned investment from Angel and Venture Capital totaling over $7M, including Y Combinator - the world’s most recognized start-up accelerator. Education: University of Virginia, B.A. Art History, 2007.