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PowerUp, greentech company founded in 2017, has developed a disruptive technology based on more than 10 years of research within CEA-LITEN and more than 10 patents: the MAP® technology.

This technology aims to optimise the performance and lifetime of lithium-ion batteries deployed in a variety of use cases including future massive energy storage systems (ESS), backup power systems or electric mobility.

  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2018/2019
  • 2017
  • 2021

    March

    The start-up is stepping up its development on an industrial scale and launches its first product range: SKIPPER®.

    November

    It welcomes a new President & CEO, Abdelkrim Benamar - PhD, in order to accelerate its development, especially internationally.

    PowerUp - 2020/2021
  • 2020

    February 

    PowerUp pursued its development with experiments and products deployments in France.

    November

    PowerUp raised a second round of financing of €5M from Supernova Invest and EDF Pulse Venture.

    PowerUp - 2020
  • 2018/2019

    September 2018

    The start-up has carried out proofs of concept with major industrial accounts.

    June 2019

    The company ccompleted a first round of financing of €2M from the Supernova Invest fund and a private investor.

    PowrerUp - 2018/2019
  • 2017

    April

    Founded in April 2017, PowerUp was born from the collaboration between the company Lumila and CEA-Liten.

    It brings together a team passionate about electronics, software and electrochemistry!

    PowerUp
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PowerUp management team

Abdelkrim Benamar

Abdelkrim Benamar

President & CEO

With a PhD in electronics and signal processing, Abdelkrim has held several strategic positions in major telecom companies. He joined PowerUp at the end of 2021 as CEO.

Josselin Priour

Josselin Priour

Head of B.U. HW & Embedded SW

After 10 years of experience in the automotive industry, Josselin founded in 2010 his first company in industrial and innovative LED lighting systems. Co-founder of PowerUp, he is now in charge of the SKIPPER® Business Unit.

Arnaud Delaille

Arnaud Delaille

CTIO

PhD in electrochemistry from the University of Paris VI, Arnaud worked for several years at CEA-Liten, notably as Head of the Battery Laboratory. Co-founder of PowerUp, he holds the position of CTIO.

Simon Andre

Head of R&D Cloud Applications

Agricultural engineer specialised in the processing of spatialized digital information, Simon has worked for several years in the design and development of applications and data management platforms. At PowerUp, he manages the R&D Cloud & analytics team.

Matthieu Gérard

Matthieu Gérard

R&D Manager HW & Embedded SW

Holder of a degree in electronic and telecommunication engineering, Matthieu founded in 2014 a design office specialized in IoT. Co-founder of PowerUp, he is currently in charge of R&D for HW/ Embedded SW solutions.

PowerUp team

The PowerUp team is currently composed of twenty or so collaborators with a wide range of skills skills:

Doctors in electrochemistry, Developers, Software engineersCloud & Devops, Data Scientists.

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We are looking for dynamic people to strengthen the PowerUp team: creative, curious and ambitious talents with both advanced technical expertise and entrepreneurial qualities. Discover all our offers and apply on our career page!

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