• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Kunal Phalpher



Kunal Phalpher is a seasoned executive with nearly two decades of global experience in the clean technology, battery materials and electric vehicle sectors. As President of Li-Metal Corp., Mr. Phalpher oversees the company’s strategic growth initiatives and the expansion of its lithium metal and anode operations. Mr. Phalpher has established a proven track record of driving rapid growth, having overseen and implemented global business development strategies for multinational organizations. Prior to joining Li-Metal, Mr. Phalpher served as Chief Strategy Officer of Li-Cycle Holdings Corp., a leading lithium-ion battery recycler based in Toronto, where he led strategic planning, corporate development, and oversaw the company's global customer base and commercial development strategy. During his time at Li-Cycle, Mr. Phalpher played an instrumental role in guiding the company from a start-up through a rapid growth phase and its transition to a publicly traded company in the United States. Prior to Li-Cycle, Mr. Phalpher held several roles in the renewable energy and energy storage space, both in North America and Europe, with a strong focus on strategy and business development. He holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Toronto and a Master of Business Administration from the Rotman School of Management (University of Toronto).

Sessions With Kunal Phalpher

Wednesday, 8 March

  • 02:30pm - 03:00pm (CST) / 08/mar/2023 08:30 pm - 08/mar/2023 09:00 pm


    Kunal Phalpher will be presenting on the benefits of next-generation batteries and disruptive production technologies for lithium metal and cost-effective, high-performance advanced battery anodes. He will dive into how Li-Metal Corp.’s vertically integrated approach can support battery developers in producing better batteries using less lithium to power more cost-effective and safer EVs that go farther and unlock the future of transportation.