2009 – eMatrix Energy Systems Inc. (“eMatrix”) original parent company, ALTe Powertrain Technologies, Inc. (“ALTe”), was a start-up system integration company led by a group of ex-Tesla executives and engineers. ALTe invested Over $35 million in research and development for electric vehicles’ technologies.
2011 -Idan Kovent, Matt Griffith and Marc Spezia are hired as engineers at ALTe and started developing the modular pack system. Keith Washington joins the team shortly after. The four later found eMatrix.
2014 – The first eBrickTM patent was filed by the team.
5/16/2016 – eMatrix was spun-off from the ALTe to form a battery pack and BMS company. All relevant patents and intellectual property were assigned to eMatrix and key investors remained within the eMatrix ownership group. The four founders left ALTe to form the backbone of eMatrix.
6/9/2016 – eMatrix is incorporated
12/2017 – eMatrix delivers first prototype pack with eBricksTM
2018 – eMatrix licenses ALTe Korea as its agent in Southeast Asia
1/2019 – First pack for use in fortune 100 company’s vehicles is delivered.
8/2019 – Start of production – first 18650 production packs
7/2021 – Production line switches to 21700 cells.
8/2021 – eMatrix signs a deal with Linamar Corporation. Linamar becomes a minority investor in eMatrix and is licensed to manufacture eMatrix products. Linamar opens many new markets for eMatrix, provides global presence and allows access to high volume manufacturing capabilities.
10/2021 – eMatrix moves to its new 22,000sq. ft. global headquarters in Southfield, MI.