Chief Operating Officer
Dan Voelker joined Aquion as Vice President, Engineering & Technical Operations in January 2012 and brings extensive experience in engineering, product development, and operations leadership from battery and integrated systems businesses. Prior to Aquion, Dan was executive officer and Vice President of Engineering & Operations with Altair Nanotechnologies Inc, from April 2008 to January 2012 where he lead the commercialization of Altairnano’s energy storage products and operations for the electric grid, industrial, transportation, and military markets. Dan was Vice President of Sales and the Vice President of Operations for Wes-Tech Automation Solutions, a systems integration business supplying the automotive industry. He was responsible for several key leadership roles at DT Industries Inc, including Director of Engineering, Director of Program Management, and as General Manager of DT’s Chicago operation. Dan spent over sixteen years of his career at Duracell where he served in roles of increasing levels of responsibility culminating as the Director of Equipment Engineering for Duracell worldwide. He played a key role in several Duracell product launches. Dan has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Nebraska.