application developer, company executive, alternative energy company executive, former application developer
Shai Agassi, Israeli alternative energy company executive, former application developer. Achievements include patents in field. Named one of The World's Most Influential People, TIME magazine, 2009, The 100 Agents of Change, Rolling Stone magazine, 2009. Advisory board Corporation Eco Forum; Member of Forum Young Global Leaders, Copenhagen Climate Council.
Founder TopTier Software, 1992—2001, Quicksoft Ltd., Quicksoft Media. Chief Executive Officer Systems, Applications and Products portals Systems, Applications and Products AG, Walldorf, Germany, 2001, director technical & strategy, 2002—2007, member executive board, 2002—2007. Founder & Chief Executive Officer Project Better Place, since 2007.
Served in Israeli Defense Forces.
1992 - 2001