Dr. Kia Lampe-Onnerud Kia is the Founder and CEO for Boston-Power Inc, an exciting new portable power company answering the need for safer, longer lasting Lithium-ion batteries - today! Boston-Power is backed by leading capital venture firms including Venrock Associates, Gabriel Venture Partners, and Granite Global Ventures.
Founded in 2005, the company is headquartered in Westborough MA, and has Six Sigma level manufacturing operations in Shenzhen, China.
BIOGRAPHY Dr Lampe-Onnerud
pioneered the use of lithium-ion to deliver longer lasting, safer, cost effective batteries for laptops, PDAs, cellphones, and other electronic devices.She
was one of the youngest Partners ever appointed at Arthur D Little/TIAX.She also served as a director and senior scientist at Bell Communications Research.Dr Lampe-Onnerud
has been awarded 15 patents in portable power solutions, and has been recognized among the 100 Top Young Innovators by MIT's
Technology Review.She has earned a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry and a B.Sc. in Chemistry and Calculus from Uppsala University in Sweden.