Team

OUR TEAM


The ISE team consists of individuals seasoned in financing, capital growth, technology management, chemistry, engineering, materials science and intellectual property. Each member brings a unique set of skills, experience, and perspective to the team, and will help establish ISE’s core technology as the leading platform for the global production of a new generation of photovoltaic (PV) technologies.

Dr. Hassan Ebadi

Chief technology officer

Dr. Hassan Ebadi

Chief technology officer

Dr. Hassan Ebadi has 25+ years of experience leading industrial automotive research in nano structured solar cell systems. Dr. Ebadi served 7 years as Principal Scientist at Automotive Nano Cell Cooperation Corp. and, he held key roles at Iran Smart Energy company as Principal Scientist and Senior Scientist between 1994 and 2008. Dr. Ebadi has 20+ patents to his name and adds 20 years of hands-on experience in industrial research developing new technologies through to series production for the automotive sector. Dr. Ebadi received his Ph.D. in Nano energy from the University of Tehran Shahid Beheshti in 1987.

Dr.Elyar Nazemi

Chief Operating officer

Dr.Elyar Nazemi

Chief Operating officer

Dr.Elyar Nazemi has 20+ years experience in mechanical and photovoltaic systems including eighteen years designing parts and systems for nano cell products. He was instrumental in designing Nano cell System’s first commercial product, taking components of the design from concept to manufactured product. He has worked with Pars Energy, Sahand Power, Arya Niroo and Shima Dynamics and brings a wealth of knowledge to Iran Smart Energy in energy storage, chemistry and nano structured systems. Dr.Elyar Nazemi is known for his innovative solutions.

Elham Zonouzi

Director, Pilot Plant

Elham Zonouzi

Director, Pilot Plant

Elham has been actively developing Nano material for 12years +, leading scale up efforts and manufacturing of different photovoltaic chemistries. Elham started as a research assistant at Iran Smart Energy in 2007, helping the development of the first generation photovoltaic. She gained expertise in nano material synthesis, deep knowledge in production process and quality control of such material. Since 2019, She is managing the Manufacturing effort at leading operators, lab technicians and warehouse technicians into producing high quality nano structured materials at industrial scale for the automotive market. At Iran Smart Energy, the same team, now including Maintenance, is leading the piloting efforts at the Yazd Plant having the goal of commercializing Iran Smart Energy’s One-Pot photo voltaic materials. Elham holds a bachelor’s degree in Physics from Sahand University, and a master’s degree in Material Sciences from Amir Kabir University.

Ghasem Asadi

Chief financial officer

Ghasem Asadi

Chief financial officer

Asadi has 10+ years of experience in accounting, assurance, and financial reporting. He started his career providing assurance services and has now transitioned into a senior position at a firm providing contract CFO and financial reporting consulting to public venture companies

Dr.Farnaz Mahdavi

Director, Research & Development

Dr.Farnaz Mahdavi

Director, Research & Development

Dr.Farnaz Mahdavi has a PhD in the field of energy and environment. She has two Australian patents and three Iranian patents in her resume, related to which she has managed to publish books and cooperate with large credible companies and implement them, which has had a significant impact in those industrial field. In the field of fuel cells for the production of clean energy, she has cooperated with prestigious domestic universities and first-rate domestic Iranian companies in the field of clean energy production, and in addition to the research work required for them, she has succeeded in the executive management of these projects in the aforementioned companies. This cooperation is scientific, industrial and commercial, and it has given her and the relevant companies a great experience in the field of industrialization of the use of fuel cells, microbial fuel cells and solar panels. In the field of Nanotechnology she has been working on a project which its goal is to create extremely small energy harvesters that can supply electrical power to the tiny world of nanoscale devices, where things are measured in billionths of a meter. Her research in the field of energy has been published in the form of articles and books and she has participated in many conferences in this field.

Sanaz Bahari

Director, Programs

Sanaz Bahari

Director, Programs

Sanaz is a Professional Engineer with over 12 years of business-to-business marketing and product management experience in the telecommunications, information technology and material sectors. She has defined, launched and managed the life cycle for several successful products, has prospected and qualified market opportunities, executed marketing campaigns and has been an integral part in all aspects of system sales cycles

Ahmad Fekrazad

Commercialization Officer

Ahmad Fekrazad

Chief Commercialization Officer

Executive with more than 15 years of experience in the field of nano structured cells. Obtained his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in chemical engineering from Tehran Amir Kabir University and then joined Saba Battery Productions, responsible for developing Lithium-Polymer batteries, the first commercial version of solid-state nano cell batteries. Chief Operating Officer or General Manager, under various entities. It was under his leadership that the Iran Smart Energy plant.

Alireza Soltani

Director of Finance

Alireza Soltani

Director of Finance

Alireza has 10+ years of experience in Finance & Accounting with both private and public companies in the telecommunications, engineering, mining, and energy industries. Most recently, he was the Group Controller for Iran Smart Energy. Alireza has also worked abroad in Turkey. Alireza received a Master’s degree in accounting from Tehran Sharif university and he is also a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA).

Behrad Fazel

Director, Capital Projects

Behrad Fazel

Director, Capital Projects

Fazel has 10+ years’ experience in the Nano Active Materials (NAM) industry, working in commercial operations for manufacturing and large-scale capital projects for other chemistries. Fazel joined Iran Smart Energy in early 2012 and leads the Capital Project portfolio for the commercialization of various patented NAM chemistries. Fazel is building a project team and structure to deliver multiple production plants to support Iran Smart Energy’s growth. Previously, Fazel obtained his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tabriz