Samad Power

About Us

Samad Power is a technology company that develops innovative solutions to support transition to zero carbon energy applications. Our core competency lies in low cost, compact and robust micro gas turbine technologies. At the same time Samad power markets a wide range of products designed, manufactured, and tested to provide reliable and cost-effective solutions. We serve several industries including microgeneration, domestic/commercial boilers, electric air propulsion, and HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning). Samad Power Ltd is based in Milton Keynes, a new industrial hub for business in UK, situated on the crossroads between London and Birmingham, as well as Oxford and Cambridge.

Our Vision

Our goal is to provide cost effective, reliable, efficient and environmentally friendly products that can transform the target markets through significant reduction of carbon emissions compared to existing technologies. Our dream is to offer a meaningful contribution in improving the environment we live in and the quality of people’s lives. Our vision is to become a role model of success in energy industry by serving the communities at large.

Our Team

Ali Norouzi

CEO

Dr Ali Norouzi is an entrepreneur and investor with interest in early stage technology start-ups. He holds a Doctorate in Electronic Engineering from University of Surrey (Communication Systems Group) and an MBA from Cranfield University. Ali has been with the firm as a director since 2013, and before his recent appointment as CEO of the company, has worked in different managerial and technical positions in the past, including operations management, HR management, quality management, project management, control system design, instrumentation, and CHP testing.

Hossein Madani

Head of R&D

Dr Seyed Hossein Madani has over twenty years of combined experience in academia and industry, including oil and gas, automotive, and power generation industries. Prior to joining Samad Power in January 2017 as a performance analyst, he was a Research Fellow at Brunel University as a part of a high-profile consortium supported by EPSRC and two major oil companies. He is a member of the Association of Computational Mechanics in Engineering (ACME-UK), associate fellow of the Higher Education Academy, and reviewer of academic publications for the European Journal of Computational Mechanics (EJCM).

Seyed Mohseni

Founder and Chairman

Dr Seyed Mohseni founded Samad Power in 2010, following the completion of his PhD (on gas turbine technology) at Cranfield School of Engineering. Seyed is a serial entrepreneur with a successful track record spanning 20 years in technical roles at Siemens and ExxonMobil. His academic background is aerospace engineering design (Kingston University) and MSc in aerospace propulsion followed by his MBA and doctorate in gas turbine technology (all from Cranfield University).

Chris Yates

Commercial Director

Chris is an experienced commercial director, with strong interest in decarbonisation of the gas grid. His expertise includes business development, manufacturing process improvement, mergers and acquisitions, business integration, brand licencing, and marketing. He has worked with trade associations for the domestic heating and hot water industry and has served as a chair and member of a number of technical and industry committees such as HHIC and GISG. He is a business development director at ‘Corgi Services’ and was the former managing director at the boiler manufacturer ‘Johnson and Starley’.

Angus Runciman

CFO

Angus Runciman is an ex JP Morgan, Merrill Lynch, and Barclays Capital investment appraiser with over 30 years of experience in financial and capital market analysis. His background encompasses a broad spectrum of equity market activities covering all types of company from global large-cap to small-cap and unlisted. He also has direct experience of investing in and raising capital for early stage technology companies. He also has direct experience of investing in and raising capital for early stage technology companies, including a number in and around the Cambridge area. Angus has an MA from Oxford University.

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