Margaux is in charge of the development of Enerdrape strategy and its execution. During her master thesis, she testimonies the untapped potential of shallow geothermal energy and realized the need of innovation in this domain. Prior to founding Enerdrape, she worked on several R&D projects on BIPV-T, solar-power houses and sustainable construction, as well as engineer in HVAC and energy geostructures.
CEO & Co-founder
Alessandro supervises the technological development and R&D at Enerdrape. Alessandro holds a PhD. in Mechanics from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne. His ambition is to revolutionize how we conceive and use energy in cities and pave the way towards sustainable cities. Accomplished engineer and scientist, Alessandro is Assistant Professor at Northwestern University, Chicago where he continues R&D activities of Enerdrape technology.
Dr. Alessandro Rotta Loria
CTO & Co-founder
With more than 20 years of expertise, Lyesse is a leading scientist in the domain of geo-energies. Passionate and hard-worker, Lyesse is not only an accomplished scientist but a serial entrepreneur as well. He has co-founded 2 start-ups and 2 engineering companies, is the co-owner of several patents and appointed consultant for international companies. He is also a board member of a Swiss Real Estate company. Lyesse brings his expertise, extensive network and vision to Enerdrape.
Prof. Lyesse Laloui
Loïc is responsible for the development and the implementation of Enerdrape pilot test and supports the technological development of Enerdrape geothermal panels. Prior to joining Enerdrape, he worked as R&D engineer for a renewable energy company and successfully completed his master thesis at Bosch Singapore where he gained experience in HVAC systems and thermodynamics.
Anis supports Enerdrape startup growth and gives an hand on miscellaneous tasks. Anis has a strong interest in entrepreneurship, and is currently completing his BSc. in Mechanical Engineering at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne.
Caroline is Enerdrape coach at Innosuisse, the Swiss Innovation Agency. Caroline has a degree in agronomy and spatial information, she has worked in geographical information system, optimization of organizations and sustainability in over 10 countries, where she has coached more than 50 startups and entrepreneurs. With her engineering and business background, Caroline supports Enerdrape with strategy, business and brand development.
Eric is Enerdrape coach at Platinn, the Western Switzerland Innovation Platform and is COO of Cleantech Alps. Eric has a solid background in business development and has a demonstrated history in working in the energy and environment sector. Working in the clean-tech industry and innovation ecosystem since 20 years, Eric provides its network and industry knowledge and supports Enerdrape with product-market fit and business development.