Mateo Jaramillo

Form Energy, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder

Mateo Jaramillo is Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Form Energy, which is working to develop breakthrough low-cost, multi-day energy storage solutions that will enable the electric system to be 100% renewably powered. He was formerly Vice President of Products and Programs for Tesla’s stationary storage business, an effort he started. In that role, he was responsible for Tesla Energy’s product line and business model definition, as well as global policy and business development. Mr. Jaramillo joined Tesla in 2009 as the Director of Powertrain Business Development, serving as commercial lead and primary negotiator on over $100M in new development and $500M in production contracts signed for electric powertrain sales. Prior to Tesla, Mr. Jaramillo was Chief Operating Officer and part of the founding team at Gaia Power Technologies, a pioneering distributed energy storage firm. Mr. Jaramillo earned his AB in economics from Harvard and a Masters in Theology from Yale Divinity School.

Sessions With Mateo Jaramillo

Thursday, 10 March

  • 01:30pm - 02:10pm (CST) / 10/mar/2022 07:30 pm - 10/mar/2022 08:10 pm

    Long-duration Battery Storage Technology: Who is leading the charge?

    Panel Innovation & Technology

    Decarbonization of the energy system is generating unprecedented interest in long duration energy storage (LDES) technologies. A flurry of LDES innovation is underway to manage structural issues in the electrical power industry and to compete with lithium ion (Li-ion) batteries. What are the characteristics of the key technologies and their opportunities? How can current obstacles of cost and inefficiency be overcome?