Power Systems and Sustainable Energy Program

Advisory Board Profiles

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Neil Maguire

Neil Maguire is Founder and CEO of Adara Power, a manufacturer of lithium-ion energy storage systems

and software solutions for renewable energy. Neil previously ran Texas Instruments’ Automotive

Battery Management System semiconductor business unit. Prior to TI, Neil was VP of Marketing and

Business Development at Imara Corporation, a lithium-ion cell manufacturing start-up. Neil moved to

Silicon Valley from the Detroit area 13 years ago after his software start-up was acquired by Agile

Software (now Oracle). His career started in the automotive industry where he worked at GM on the

first ethanol fuel system and at Ford on fuel cell developments and 42V power systems. Neil has

degrees in Materials Science from Michigan State University, MS Mechanical Engineering from Kettering

University and an MBA from Oakland University.