Bappa Banerjee

COO at Hyzon Motors

Bappa leads Hyzon's global operations, manufacturing, engineering, commercial and end-to-end supply chain, ensuring delivery of high-quality fuel cell products to customers. Working with senior leadership around the world, he develops and provides strategic direction for Hyon's continued growth and successful execution. a seasoned expert in the heavy mobility and manufacturing industries, Dr. Banerjee has more than two decades of experience leading operations, engineering, and commercial functions for global companies including GE Transportation, a Wabtec Company, and Caterpillar. Throughout his career, Dr. Banerjee has held full profit and loss responsibilities at multi-billion dollar top-line businesses, and demonstrated a proven track record of growing sales across international markets while reducing costs through the implementation of Lean Manufacturing processes. Prior to Hyzon, Bappa served as Vice President, Mining Equipment at GE Transportation, a Wabtec Company, where he led the new technology development, design, production, and sale of electric drive propulsion systems for mining equipment. Previously, Bappa held progressing roles at Caterpillar in the Resource Industries Division.

Bappa has taught as a Visiting Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University and at Bradley University, holds two U.S. patents and wrote a textbook in mechanics.


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