Meet the Highview Power team

Led by Javier Cavada, internationally recognized leader within the energy industry, we have an established and experienced management team.

Board of Directors
  • Colin Roy
  • Javier Cavada
    Chief Executive Officer and President
  • Tomas Harju-Jeanty
  • Niko Elmaleh
  • Nick Woollacott
  • Shaun Dean
  • Dr. Gerhard Cromme
  • Rikin Shah
  • Javier Cavada
    Chief Executive Officer and President
  • Richard Riley
    Vice President, Highview Power USA
  • Sini Spets
    Vice President of People and Strategy
  • David Koster
    EPC Director
  • Maria Elena Ruiz Paños
    Head of Legal
  • Stuart Nelmes
    Engineering Director
  • Wendy Prabhu
    Head of Marketing and Communications
  • Mark Somerset
    Director of Business Growth
  • Seref Ataser
    Head of Finance
  • Gary Preece
    Power Systems Development Director

Join us

We are always on the lookout for determined individuals to join our team. We offer the opportunity to join a growing company within the rapidly emerging energy storage sector.

Visit our careers page for open positions. For speculative applications, you can also email with your CV and cover letter.


  • 2005

    Research begins at the University of Leeds

  • 2011

    Installation of complete pilot CryoEnergy Storage plant

  • 2018

    Pilsworth Liquid Air Energy Storage Plant officially launched by Professor John Loughhead OBE FREng FTSE, Chief Scientific Adviser at BEIS

  • 2018

    Javier Cavada named President and CEO of Highview Power

  • 2019

    Highview Power partners with CITEC to modularize its Gigawatt-Hour Scale Cryogenic Energy Storage Systems

  • 2019

    Highview Power and TSK Enter Joint Venture to Develop Cryogenic Energy Storage Projects

  • 2019

    Highview Power Unveils CRYOBattery, World’s First Giga-Scale Cryogenic Battery

  • 2019

    Highview Power to Develop Multiple Cryogenic Energy Storage Facilities in the UK and to Build Europe’s Largest Storage System

  • 2019

    Highview Power and Encore Renewable Energy to Co-Develop the First Long Duration, Liquid Air Energy Storage System in the United States

  • 2020

    Sumitomo Heavy Industries (SHI) and Highview Power Partner to Expand Cryogenic Long-Duration Energy Storage Globally

  • 2020

    Highview Power Breaks Ground on 250MWh CRYOBattery Long Duration Energy Storage Facility

  • 2021

    Highview Power Closes Growth Capital Funding Round with $70 Million

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