Press release -
Morrow Batteries announces key leadership appointments to drive innovation and growth
- Christin-Marie Boudgoust joins Morrow as Chief Commercial Officer
- Jon Fold von Bülow assumes the Chief Science Officer role
Morrow Batteries is pleased to welcome Christin-Marie Boudgoust as the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO). With extensive experience in international business development and technical sales within the battery industry, Christin-Marie will play a pivotal role in enhancing Morrow's sales organisation. As CCO, Boudgoust's responsibilities will include securing off-take agreements, building strategic partnerships, and driving technical sales for Morrow.
"We are delighted to welcome Christin-Marie as our Chief Commercial Officer. Her proven track record in battery business development makes her the perfect fit to strengthen our commercial capabilities and expanding market presence. I am confident that her leadership, combined with the expertise of our talented team, will drive the future growth of Morrow Batteries," says Lars Christian Bacher, CEO of Morrow Batteries.
Christin-Marie brings a wealth of experience from her previous roles, including Director of Business Development Battery Systems at Webasto and Key Account Manager in the EV field at Samsung SDI.
"I am honoured to join Morrow on this exciting journey. Their commitment to accelerating the energy transition resonates deeply with my passion for the renewable energy industry. I look forward to working with the exceptional commercial team in Morrow. We will contribute to a sustainable future by delivering innovative energy solutions," says Boudgoust, who had her first day on the job on January 15.
New Chief Science Officer
Morrow co-founder Jon Fold von Bülow has been promoted to Chief Science Officer (CSO), effective January 1. Jon will now lead the Research and Development (R&D) department, ensuring the successful execution of Morrow's technology strategy and product roadmap.
"I am happy Jon will take on the role of CSO to run our R&D operations. Enforcing a stronger focus on tying our research and development activities together, he will be instrumental in further developing our LFP cell technology and seamlessly transferring product designs and specifications to the manufacturing team. This strategic appointment also strengthens our pioneering efforts to commercialise LNMO, reinforcing our commitment to technological advancement and our industrial performance," says Bacher.
Fold von Bülow will work alongside Morrow co-founder Dr. Rahul Fotedar, who'll keep serving the company as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Dr. Fotedar remains responsible for Morrow's technology strategy and product roadmaps. He will also continue to guide the company's strategic direction, ensuring that products and services adapt to evolving market demands and environmental factors.
Morrow Batteries ASA (Morrow) is an industrial battery technology company on a mission to develop and deliver next-generation batteries with cathode material (LNMO). These batteries replace cobalt, reduce nickel and lithium, and maximise the use of clean and abundant manganese. Founded in 2020 and headquartered in Arendal, Norway, the company has 160 battery experts across four international offices. Learn more at morrowbatteries.com and @MorrowBatteries on LinkedIn.