In this episode, Ben Nyland, President and CEO of Loop Energy, discusses their role in enabling zero-emission transportation. We discuss Loop’s hydrogen fuel cell technology in multiple applications, the impact of policies, and the challenges and opportunities in the growing hydrogen sector.
Ben Nyland, President and CEO, Loop Energy
“We see an opportunity for Loop to be a major international player in this value chain, really enabling vehicle manufacturers to deliver zero-emission vehicles that meet both the emission and the economic requirements that fleets have and their operating requirements at the same time. And that’s our mandate, that’s our mission. And we see ourselves as a key part of the solution to making zero emissions a reality in the transportation sector.”
As President & CEO of Loop Energy, Ben Nyland strategically guides the company’s vision to design and manufacture fuel cell solutions for the commercial vehicle industry. Ben was appointed President of Loop Energy in 2015 and Chief Executive Officer in 2016. Under his leadership, Loop Energy has grown its operations internationally, with facilities in China and Europe to serve its growing customer base in Asia and Europe. During his tenure, Ben has overseen the launch of multiple industry leading products while expanding Loop Energy’s team to China, the US and Europe. He led the company in securing two rounds of strategic investment and subsequently through the IPO process in 2021, raising $100 million on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Prior to joining Loop Energy, Ben spent over 10 years in a variety of senior management positions, including as President of Rampworth Capital Services, Exro Technologies and Maclean Group Marketing.