Rahul Shendure

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National Fellows
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Oscilla Power
Seattle, WA

Rahul Shendure has spent his career focused on the commercialization of breakthrough technologies in the chemicals, energy, and fuels sectors. He is currently CEO of Oscilla Power, a renewable energy company he co-founded in 2009. He previously served as Vice President of Product Marketing for Amyris, a leading renewable fuels and chemicals company backed by Kleiner Perkins, Khosla Ventures, and Texas Pacific Group, where his responsibilities included corporate and product strategy, business development in fuels and chemicals, and government affairs. His prior work experience includes cleantech venture capital; product management and turnaround experience at Ballard Power Systems, where he introduced new fuel cell and power conversion products into transportation, consumer product, and power generation markets; and engineering and operational assignments at General Electric. He earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from M.I.T. and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.