road-with-solar-panels-with-wind-turbines-against-mountanis-landscape-against-sunset-sky.j

About the company

What we do

H2U is the leading developer of abundant, low cost, efficient, and durable catalysts and systems for hydrogen generation and fuel cells. We rapidly screen catalysts for hydrogen production using technology developed at Caltech with a $122M DOE award. All IP licensed exclusively to H2U.

Products for a
better world

Leadership Team

Mark McGough.jpg

President and CEO

CEO, Harland Controls; CEO, Ioxus; CEO Pentadyne

Mark McGough

President and CEO

CEO, Harland Controls; CEO, Ioxus; CEO Pentadyne

Mark McGough

Lewis_profile_vertical.fc582b0e.fill-310x412-c100.png

Dr. Nathan Lewis

Founder and former Director and Scientific Director of the Joint Center for Artificial Photosynthesis, JCAP, the U.S. DOE's Energy Innovation Hub in Fuels from Sunlight

Professor of Chemistry, Caltech. Founder & former Exec Director of JCAP

Jim_edited.jpg

Executive Chairman and Founding Investor

Mark McGough

President and CEO

CEO, Harland Controls; CEO, Ioxus; CEO Pentadyne

Jim DiSanto

Jim DiSanto

Executive Chairman and Founding Investor

Jim has 25 years experience as a silicon valley tech executive and veteran entrepreneur, mainly in enterprise software, mobile applications, location based services, sensors, and automotive systems.

During the past decade, Jim co-founded and lead KonaWare, a pioneer in mobile applications for transportation/logistics, which he sold to Yamei Electronics of Beijing in 2009. Jim joined Yamei as a board director/GM and formed strategic partnerships with auto OEMs and Tier1s. Yamei was acquired by Trimble Navigation in 2011. Prior to this, Jim co-founded Simplexity Wireless, a leading MNVO with revenue in excess of $400M annually, and Vicinity (VCNT), one of the first web location based services, which went public in 2000, and was purchased by Microsoft (for MapPoint) in 2002.

 

Jim is the co-founder and MD of Motus Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm funding businesses focusing on AI, Robotics and IoT. Jim serves or has served as a Board Member/Obsever and/or Advisor to companies including Waze, Auto-Talks, Quanergy, Doorman, Metawave, Argus Cyber Security, and others. Prior and during his tenure at Motus, Jim has formed extensive executive and technical level relationships with auto OEMs, T1 suppliers, logistics firms, global industrials, fleet management providers, telecommunications operators and suppliers, university and government research organizations, and more. As well, Jim built collaborative partnerships with research groups within the UC system (UCSD, Berkeley, Riverside), Stanford, and U of Michigan, and with private research institutions (e.g. PARC), resulting in the commercialization of technology and founding of new businesses.

Steve Wollenberg.tif

Mark McGough

President and CEO

CEO, Harland Controls; CEO, Ioxus; CEO Pentadyne

Steve Wollenberg

Interim COO
Neil Weintraut.jpg

Neil Weintraub

Interim CFO
Jim_edited.jpg

Mark McGough

President and CEO

CEO, Harland Controls; CEO, Ioxus; CEO Pentadyne

Dr. Jian Jin

VP Electrolyzer/R&D