Vlad Kalika

VP, Powertrain at Karma Automotive

Vlad Kalika is the current Vice President of Powertrain at Karma Automotive. Vlad has held this position since January 2020. Previously, they were the Founder and Board Member of Proof Energy Inc. from August 2019 to March 2022. Vlad also worked as the Engineering Operations Director at Cummins Inc. from April 2017 to August 2019. Prior to that, they were the Director of Engineering at Wrightspeed from May 2016 to January 2017. Vlad Kalika began their engineering career as the Principal Engineer at Bloom Energy from April 2005 to June 2014.

Vlad Kalika has a Bachelor of Science in Applied Management from Ohio University and a Mechanical Engineering degree from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT).

Vlad Kalika reports to Greg Tarr, Chief Strategy Officer.


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  • VP, Powertrain

    January, 2020 - present

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