Sergey Kiselev is Head of Europe at ZeroAvia – a leading innovator in decarbonising commercial aviation, focused on the development of a hydrogen fuel cell powertrain for commercial flight. Sergey is based out of the company’s facility at Cranfield, UK.
Prior to joining ZeroAvia, Sergey led e-mobility in Europe for Enel X, the Enel Group’s advanced energy business line. He had formerly served as VP Europe for leading smart electric vehicle charging company eMotorWerks – a California startup which was acquired by Enel in 2017.
A decade leading into this, Sergey worked at McKinsey & Company focusing on energy, sustainability and public sector work in former CIS countries. He was one of the partners opening and expanding McKinsey’s Kazakhstan office.
He began his career in high tech industry with Hitachi in Silicon Valley in developing novel information storage. Sergey got his PhD and conducted postdoctoral research in experimental low temperature physics and nanomagnetics at Cornell University in the United States.