December 1st 2017

Hypermotive are delighted to announce the appointment of James Batchelor as Non-Executive Director. James will support the strategic development and further growth of the business, advising Hypermotive’s senior leadership team, Board and investors.

James brings a wealth of automotive industry knowledge and insight covering engineering, commercial and general management fields, gained from his time working for blue-chip automotive OEMs, tier-ones and technology developers.
James has previously held leadership roles in new product development, planning, commercial and business development positions at Land Rover, BMW AG, Trafficmaster plc and Torotrak plc, more recently at Intelligent Energy as Managing Director of IE’s automotive fuel cell business, and currently at the High Value Manufacturing Catapult.


Adam Huckstep: “Both Jeremy and I are delighted to have James join us as a NED. Having worked with James in previous companies we greatly respect his commercial acumen and fact-based decision making, underpinned by his substantial automotive industry experience and his understanding of electric vehicle and fuel cell markets and technologies.’’