The quest to develop eco-friendly energy solutions has been the goal of Vortical Tech's founders for over a decade. In that time, we have learned countless lessons and developed invaluable affiliations. As we roll out our innovations, we are grateful for past contributions and excited about future possibilities.
Clyde Igarashi - Founder and managing member.
Jon Yamamoto - Co-founder. Currently based in Japan. Feels that energy efficiency is even more important today in the aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear incident.
PhD in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. Inventor or co-inventor on 30 Russian patents in robotics, machine tools and renewable energy. Author or co-author of approximately 100 research publications and tutorials. Principal investigator of both international and Russian research projects.
Jean-Francois R. - Innovative Mechanical Engineer/Designer/Fabricator. Previous experience in the energy industry. With over 8,000 hours as a machinist and experience in electronics, Jean-Francois is a versatile member of the team.
Andrew G. - Principal Design Engineer, Inventor and Intellectual Property Specialist. Inventor on 20 patents. Specialties include Digital Power Control and Renewable Energy Conversion.