Andrew Simpson

Head of Technology & Planning, Evie Network

Andrew joined Evie Networks in early 2018 and is the architect of their high-power, highway charging network for electric vehicles. He is one of Australia’s leading experts on electric vehicles and charging systems with 20 years of deep experience in the electric mobility and renewable energy sectors. 

Previously he was the Managing Director of Verdant Vision providing deployment advice to electric fleets and charging networks throughout the Asia Pacific, also contributing to EV policy development within governments in Australia, New Zealand and the USA. 

Andrew began his career at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Denver, Colorado and then joined the core engineering team at Tesla Motors to bring their Roadster to market and initiate the platform for the Model S and Supercharger network.  Andrew has a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Queensland.