Hyzon Motors has appointed Dr. Bappa Banerjee as its first Chief Operating Officer (COO), effective May 1, 2023.
Dr. Banerjee will be responsible for overseeing Hyzon Motors’ global operations, manufacturing, engineering, commercial and end-to-end supply chain, with a focus on delivering high-quality products to customers and providing strategic direction for Hyzon’s continued growth.
Hyzon CEO Parker Meeks praised Dr. Banerjee’s experience in driving global engineering in powertrain development and implementing world-class manufacturing and operating processes across markets. Banerjee has over two decades of experience leading operations, engineering, and commercial functions for global companies including GE Transportation and Caterpillar, and has held full profit and loss responsibilities at multi-billion dollar top-line businesses. He also has a strong track record of growing sales across international markets while reducing costs through the implementation of Lean Manufacturing processes.
This appointment follows recent appointments made by Hyzon, including CEO Parker Meeks, interim CFO Jiajia Wu, President of International Operations John Edgley, and President of North America Pat Griffin.